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The ABC’s of Vascular Diseases

Posted on: July 12, 2019

The ABCs of Vascular Diseases What do your circulatory system and alphabet soup have in common? Letters—and lots of them. In the vascular health field, healthcare professionals shorten the names of medical conditions with acronyms. This can be confusing to the average patient. Take a look at these vascular conditions, their abbreviations and what you […]

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How Much Do You Know About Your Veins?

Posted on: June 27, 2019

You’ve probably read about varicose veins and spider veins but aren’t sure if the information is true or false. Test your knowledge by taking VEINatlanta’s pop quiz.  

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Veins vs Arteries: What’s the Difference?

Posted on: June 11, 2019

Your circulatory system is like a road map. Your heart is your home base and your vessels are highways that move blood toward and away from your heart. These blood vessels have specific jobs that control traffic flow, much like north vs. southbound interstates. They’re called veins, arteries and capillaries. Here’s what you need to […]

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What is the best treatment for varicose veins?

Posted on: May 21, 2019

You’ve probably heard about varicose veins before, those bulging, twisted veins that can develop in the legs. Did you know that more than 40 million people in the United States suffer from varicose veins? Almost 50% of people with varicose veins have a family history of the condition. And the risk increases to 90% if […]

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VEINatlanta Gets Active Retiree Back in the Pool

Posted on: May 3, 2019

Darrel Ervin has spent a lot of time on his feet. He served 23 years in the Army, another 13 years teaching middle school math and geography, and three years working as a youth pastor. He’s still active in church, teaching 4th and 5th graders and leading two small groups. But two years ago, severe […]

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What You Need to Know About Your Visit & Treatment Options at VEINatlanta

Posted on: September 25, 2018

If you suffer from vein disease, you’re not alone. It’s one of the most common chronic conditions in the United States. 40% of women and 20% of men have leg vein issues by age 50. Around 20 to 25 million Americans have varicose veins. For those of you in the metro Atlanta area, VEINatlanta treats […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Paying for Vein Treatment

Posted on: September 10, 2018

Everything You Need to Know About Paying for Vein Treatment “How much will it cost?” is one of the most common questions we hear from our patients. It’s a smart question, but one that’s a challenge to answer. That’s because the answer depends on several variables such as your insurance benefits and your individual treatment […]

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Love VEINatlanta?

Posted on: September 7, 2018

Vote for VEINatlanta as the ‘Best Vein Treatment Practice’ in Best Self Magazine’s annual ‘Best Of’ contest! Follow the steps below to cast your vote. Visit Best Self Atlanta Magazine’s “Best of 2018” Contest. Step 1: Click on the ‘Best Of’ contest page Step 2: Locate the “Health & Wellness” category, then go to number […]

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Congratulations Latasha Neloms!

Posted on: August 30, 2018

VEINatlanta congratulates LaTasha Neloms, Ultrasound Technologist, on one year of service! Pictured: LaTasha Neloms and Dr. Louis Prevosti

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Dr. Prevosti and Compression Stocking Maker Sigvaris Contribute to Good Samaritan Health Clinic

Posted on: August 9, 2018

Dr. Prevosti has been running a vein clinic at Good Samaritan Health Clinic in downtown Atlanta for the past 8 years. Recently Sigvaris, donated thousands of dollars of medical grade compression stockings to Good Samaritan. These high quality stockings cost $50 to $100 a pair. Many patients seen by Dr. Prevosti need these compression stockings […]

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