Dr. Christopher W. Boyes has spent his career treating vascular problems, which manifest in a variety of ways throughout the human body. The doctor’s intricate knowledge of the vascular system extends from head to toe.
Endovascular surgery is a category of minimally invasive procedures performed inside a vein or artery. These procedures can now treat conditions which previously required traditional open surgery.
Blood clots have become one of the critical health problems associated with coronavirus. Preemptive treatment of vascular disease and varicose veins may be critical to reducing blood clotting related to COVID variants.
Living with aches and pains is not an inevitable part of getting older. Leg pain can be avoided with modern medicine making it easier than ever to treat pains caused by undiagnosed varicose veins.
If you experience leg pain following activity it may be Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD), which affects millions of Americans. A buildup of fatty plaque narrows the blood vessel leading to cramps or pain.
An aneurysm is a bulge in a weakened artery. It can build over long periods of time and often does not present symptoms or problems until it ruptures. They most often occur in the aorta, brain, abdomen, or knee area.
Diagnosing and treating varicose veins can improve the quality of life for people. The symptoms of diseased veins can manifest in a variety of ways, where the undiagnosed varicose veins are not even suspected as the cause.
Pregnancy affects everyone in different ways. One often overlooked is the onset of spider veins and varicose veins. There are many contributors such as changes in hormones, abdominal pressure, blood volume, and activity.
Although previously considered benign, recent medical research shows that untreated varicose veins may be a contributing factor in early death, especially in aging populations.
The health risk to older adults posed by vein thrombosis can be significant and increases each year once a person is in their sixties. It is best to treat contributing factors, such as varicose veins, as soon as possible.