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Top Tips for Great Legs

You want your legs to look good and feel great. With swimsuit and shorts season upon us, the appearance of your legs is likely at the top of your mind. If you want great legs that look strong, healthy, and even sexy, follow our top tips for great legs and our Better Veins for Life® principles here at Vein Specialists of the South in Downtown...

Fibromyalgia and Varicose Veins

Venous disease can be painful for many patients, but for patients living with Fibromyalgia, the symptom can be much worse. Fibromyalgia, also called FM or fibrositis, causes significant pain and discomfort without any other cause. If you have FM you most likely feel the pain and discomfort of lymphedema and varicose veins more than other patients. The pain of FM is very...

SVT (Superficial Vein Thrombosis): New Diagnosis and Treatment Guidance for Physicians

The following white paper was written by our founder and medical director, Dr. Kenneth Harper, to share with physicians in Macon, Warner Robins, and the surrounding area. It is designed to help physicians improve speed and access to care in the event of an SVT. If you are a physician, continue reading below. If you are a patient, you are welcome to continue reading below. You may...

DVT Symptoms You Should Never Ignore: Could You Have Deep Vein Thrombosis/Blood Clots?

You can have Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) without any noticeable symptoms. However, when there are symptoms of DVT and venous disease, it's important to take note and see a physician right away. If you have any of the following DVT symptoms, it's important to take action; get evaluated and, if a blood clot is present, treatment from a qualified physician, surgeon, or vein specialist.