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Celebrities Who Died From Blood Clots

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a clot that forms deep in a vein, typically in your leg. If the DVT clot breaks free and travels through your bloodstream it creates a life-threatening blockage in your lungs known as a pulmonary embolism (PE). In the US someone dies from a PE every five minutes. Blood clots can happen to anyone, including a few notable celebrities whom you may recognize.

Covidien Center for Excellence

Did you know Vein Specialists of the South is a Covidien Center for Excellence?! This means we have the honor and privilege of further training other Healthcare Professionals from around the nation! This week there are 6 healthcare professional students at our facility. In the picture, two of Vein Specialists clinical team members, Kandi (left) and Elizabeth (right), are teaching the lunch time session.

Happy Veteran’s Day

  We are so grateful for our freedom in this country! THANK YOU to our Veteran's who have served this great Country! The VSS Team made cookies for our patients who are Veterans today!...