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Is your job putting you at a higher risk for vein problems?

Posted by Miller Vein Team on Aug 10, 2018 9:00:00 AM

 

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Tags: men's health, women's health, Venous Insufficiency, Our Blog, Varicose veins, Miller Vein

Night Cramps and the Secret of a Cold Floor?

Posted by Jeffrey H. Miller, M.D. on Oct 9, 2014 4:58:00 PM

 Night cramps, aka Charlie Horses, can be an annoyance! If you have them you know what I’m talking about.  

Very few people blame their veins as a cause for these cramps. However, venous insufficiency is so common that it frequently produces Charlie Horses! The good news is that your veins can easily be treated.

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Risks of Venous Stasis Ulcers with Varicose Veins

Posted by Jeffrey H. Miller on May 5, 2014 1:48:00 PM

Many years ago, Hippocrates made two very interesting observations. One is that varicose veins do not appear until puberty and the other is that people with varicose veins can develop skin ulcers known as venous stasis ulcers.

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Spider Vein Cost vs. Price: What would Zig Ziglar say?

Posted by Jeffrey H. Miller on May 5, 2014 1:41:00 PM

Famous entrepreneur and speaker Zig Ziglar once told an amusing story about the difference between cost and price. When Zig’s son was six years old, he visited the nearby Schwinn bicycle store to buy him a bike. After finding out that the price was more than he was willing to spend, he ventured to the local discount store. 

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Well-Known Physicians Offer Free Service to Community

Posted by admin on Jan 21, 2013 12:36:58 PM

Miller Vein recently opened a Monroe office and is offering free ultrasound screenings of legs as a service to the community during January and February 2013. They are also performing screenings at their Dearborn and Troy locations. Jeffrey H. Miller, M.D., founder of Miller Vein says, “Many people are unaware that they have a medical problem that can be easily treated and is often covered by insurance. We are really trying to get the public informed about varicose veins and related symptoms.”

 

If you have any of the following leg symptoms, you may have venous insufficiency:

  • Pain, aching
  • Swelling
  • Heaviness or fatigue
  • Itchy veins
  • Varicose veins
  • Night cramps
  • Restless legs
  • Non-healing ulcers
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Tags: free vein treatment, Novi, venous disease, Miller Vein, Troy, Our Blog, Dearborn, Monroe

Spider Vein Treatment: Changing with Technology and the Times

Posted by admin on Nov 28, 2012 9:23:19 AM

Have you considered treatment for spider veins but are worried about pain and downtime? Well, you are in luck. There are relatively painless ways to get rid of those unsightly blemishes without having to stay away from the gym or take time off work. With our cutting-edge treatments at Miller Vein, you are up walking and doing normal activities immediately.

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Tags: Spider Veins, Novi, venous disease, Miller Vein, Troy, Our Blog, Dearborn, Monroe

Why Go to Miller Vein for Vein Treatment in Michigan

Posted by admin on Nov 28, 2012 9:08:51 AM

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Tags: Novi, Employees, venous disease, Miller Vein, Troy, Our Blog, Dearborn, Monroe

Miller Vein Specializes in the Treatment of Varicose Veins

Posted by admin on Nov 28, 2012 9:06:04 AM

Miller Vein specializes in the treatment of varicose veins, spider veins and many other venous disorders. Founded in September 2006 by Jeffrey H. Miller, M.D., Miller Vein is continuously growing thanks to thousands of happy patients. We now have four locations to serve patients in Michigan: Novi, Troy, Dearborn and Monroe. We provide the most cutting-edge, least-invasive treatments performed by the best qualified and highly trained physicians. All of our doctors are board certified specialists with years of experience treating venous disorders.

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Tags: Novi, venous disease, Miller Vein, Troy, Our Blog, Dearborn, Free Consultation, Monroe

IMPORTANT FACTS ABOUT PERIPHERAL ARTERY DISEASE (PAD)

Posted by admin on Mar 23, 2012 8:31:33 AM

If you are diagnosed with PAD, your risk of a heart attack or stroke is much higher than the average person. Thus, you really need to know if you have PAD! As mentioned in my last blog, peripheral arterial disease, also known as hardening of the arteries, can cause leg pain. The most common complaint is known as claudication, where people experience calf pain after walking a certain distance. This pain is very reproducible.

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Weak Veins vs. Hard Arteries

Posted by admin on Dec 13, 2011 4:42:00 PM

Many people ask me everyday whether or not they have to worry about PAD (peripheral arterial disease or hardening of the arteries), since this has received a great deal of press. Although less commonly mentioned in the news, venous disease is approximately ten times more frequent than arterial disease. The most common problem causing leg pains is called venous insufficiency (also known as chronic venous insufficiency, CVI) or venous reflux. So what’s the difference between the weak veins and hardening of the arteries?

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