Miller Vein Blog

Can an Octogenarian Safely Receive Vein Treatment?

Posted by Miller Vein Team on Sep 16, 2020 5:16:46 PM

The answer may surprise you...

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Tags: venous disease, Miller Vein, Varicose veins, Venous Insufficiency, Octogenarian

What Science Says about Healing a Leg Ulcer

Posted by Miller Vein Team on Sep 10, 2020 2:07:56 PM

 

 

The most common cause of a leg ulcer is a faulty vein(s) that allows blood to leak or travel the wrong way in your lower extremity. A useful analogy to how of these leg ulcers form is to think of your vein as a leaking pipe and your skin is dry wall. Now imagine the leaking pipe is causing the dry wall to get wet and eventually rot. The damaged dry wall will crumble and maybe even develop an open hole.  This open hole is the venous ulcer.

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Tags: Miller Vein, Leg Ulcer, Venous Ulcer

Another Reason to Appreciate Health Care Workers:  Vein Disease

Posted by Miller Vein Team on Sep 1, 2020 3:59:22 PM

 

Since the COVID-19 pandemic, the public in general has appreciated health care workers more than ever. Yard signs are still scattered about thanking these frontline caregivers. A recent study demonstrated that chronic vein disease is very common in these workers. This is in spite of the fact that they don’t have other cardiovascular comorbidities (i.e. heart or vascular conditions).

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Tags: venous disease, Miller Vein, Venous Insufficiency, Self Care

Insurance and Vein Treatment

Posted by Miller Vein Team on Nov 25, 2019 3:27:01 PM

 

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Tags: Miller Vein, insurance

Use it or Lose it: Flexible Spending Accounts and Vein Treatment

Posted by Miller Vein Team on Nov 25, 2019 3:23:35 PM

 

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Varicose Veins and Pregnancy

Posted by Miller Vein Team on May 16, 2019 1:59:00 PM

 

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Tags: Miller Vein, Varicose veins, Venous Insufficiency, compression stockings, women's health, pregnancy, Self Care

The Importance of Women’s Health

Posted by Miller Vein Team on May 8, 2019 1:55:36 PM
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Tags: Spider Veins, venous disease, Miller Vein, Varicose veins, Venous Insufficiency, women's health, Self Care

New Research Finds Early Intervention Best for Venous Ulcers

Posted by Miller Vein Team on Apr 19, 2019 12:03:00 PM
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Tags: venous disease, Miller Vein, Venous Stasis Ulcer, Venous Insufficiency, wound care, Research, Leg Ulcer, Venous Ulcer

Spring into Summer with VeinErase® Spider Vein Treatment

Posted by Miller Vein Team on Apr 14, 2019 11:59:00 AM
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Tags: Spider Veins, Novi, Miller Vein, Troy, treatment, Dearborn, veinerase, Monroe, women's health, men's health, auburn hills, Self Care, Macomb Township

Ribbon Cutting & Open House in Macomb Township

Posted by Miller Vein Team on Apr 8, 2019 11:55:00 AM
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Tags: Community Events, Michael Bischoff, M.D., Announcement, Macomb Township, Open House, Ribbon Cutting