HOW DR. SASSAN KAVEH CAN HELP YOU LOVE YOUR LEGS!

Do You Have Leg Pain, ugly unwanted spider or varicose veins? Dr. Sassan Kaveh can help! Alpha Vein Clinic Las Vegas: If you have any of these troublesome issues with your legs, ankles or even your feet, these could be symptoms of venous insufficiency or leaky veins. Which can now be treated with minimally invasive […]

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DOES MY INSURANCE COVER MY VEIN TREATMENT?

Here at the Alpha Vein Clinic Las Vegas, almost all procedures we do are covered by insurance and are deemed medically necessary. We do have a procedure that we do offer in our Las Vegas office that is just cosmetic and that is Sclerotherapy which is not covered by insurance, However we have many options […]

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NO PAIN, NO GAIN, GET RID OF YOUR VEINS!

  Spider Veins: Though generally harmless, hair-thin black and blue marks on the skin, known as Spider veins, can cause some to want to cover up even in the heat of the Las Vegas summer. Treating spider veins can be a medical necessity, even if it is not a necessity. For those who want it, […]

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Do you suffer from ankle swelling?

COMMON CAUSES OF FOOT, LEG AND ANKLE SWELLING: Being overweight: Excess body mass can decrease blood circulation, causing fluid to build up in the feet, legs, and ankles. Standing or sitting for long periods: When the muscles are inactive, they can’t pump body fluids back up toward the heart. However these are all great reasons that […]

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CAN DERMATITIS HAPPEN BECAUSE OF VEIN DISEASE?

WHAT IS DERMATITIS? Dermatitis is a general term that describes an inflammation of the skin. Dermatitis can have many causes and occurs in many forms. It usually involves an itchy rash on swollen, reddened skin. Skin affected by dermatitis may blister, ooze, develop a crust or flake off. Skin inflammation in the lower legs caused […]

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WHAT CAUSES MY LEG CRAMPS AT NIGHT & WHAT CAN I DO ABOUT IT?

Are you ever awakened from a good night’s sleep with leg cramps? You know how painful leg cramps are, you have to get out of bed to stretch out your muscles to get them to relax. The next morning your calf feels like you ran a marathon. There are a number of reasons for leg […]

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WILL PREGNANCY VARICOSE VEINS EVER GO AWAY?

The miracle of childbirth does come with a price. When a woman’s pregnant, her body endures an extensive amount of changes to help develop a healthy baby. While some of these developments might not be the most comfortable—swollen feet, increased weight, stretch marks—having a healthy baby is worth any pain or side effects. After birth, many […]

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CAN VARICOSE VEINS COME BACK AFTER TREATMENT?

DID YOU KNOW? More than 25 million people are affected by varicose veins or chronic venous insufficiency in the United States with only 1.9 million seeking treatment. This leaves the vast majority of people undiagnosed and untreated. Without treatment, those with the disease may experience progressive symptoms such as swollen, heavy or painful legs. The […]

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WHAT ARE COMPRESSION STOCKINGS & CAN THEY HELP IN PREVENTING THE PROGRESSION OF VEIN DISEASE?

Elastic compression stockings reduce ambulatory venous hypertension and improve calf muscle pump function, thus reducing the progression of venous disease and improving symptoms. Compression stockings will not eradicate varicose veins. Dr.Sassan Kaveh A trained doctor with certifications in endovascular radiofrequency ablation and Clarivein occlusion will be able to address your concerns with an in-office visit […]

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WHAT TO EXPECT BEFORE, DURING AND AFTER DUPLEX ULTRASOUND OF YOUR VEINS?

WHAT IS DUPLEX ULTRASOUND? The name “duplex ultrasound” refers to the fact that this type of test incorporates two elements: a grayscale image of your vein and color images that visualize the flow of blood within the veins. A duplex ultrasound combines: Traditional Ultrasound, This uses sound waves that bounce off blood vessels to create […]

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HOW CAN YOU KEEP YOUR VEINS HEALTHY?

VEINS IN NEED: Our veins work tirelessly to carry deoxygenated blood back to the heart. And unlike their thicker, larger more muscular circulatory relatives the arteries “veins” are incredibly thin and very stretchy. When they become to stretchy they can’t perform their blood returning responsibilities well and the veins valves struggle to close properly, so […]

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WHEN ARE YOU AT GREATER RISK FOR VEIN DISEASE?

ABOUT VENOUS DISEASE: Your veins are vessels that carry blood from your body’s tissues to your heart where they pick up more oxygen and then recirculate throughout your body. The muscles in your legs aid in this process by contracting intermittently to help pump the blood upward, towards your heart. Each vein has tiny valves […]

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