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Everything You Should Know About Small Varicose Veins

What are varicose veins? Swollen, twisted veins that appear under the surface of the skin are called varicose veins. They are a result of weak valves which cause pooling of blood and increased pressure in the veins. Varicose veins commonly occur in legs but can also develop in other parts of the body. What are … Continue reading Everything You Should Know About Small Varicose Veins

Complications After Varicose Veins Treatment

Varicose veins are enlarged and twisted veins that appear on the legs. Any of your superficial leg veins can become varicose veins. Varicose veins are found only in the legs because our upright posture builds up pressure in the leg veins.  Spider veins are a mild variation of varicose veins. For most people, varicose veins … Continue reading Complications After Varicose Veins Treatment

Signs and Symptoms Of Varicose Veins

In India, it is estimated that around 25-30% of the population is suffering from vein disease. Chronic venous disease is a common problem affecting the general population throughout the world. The unfortunate part is that many aren’t aware of the disease and whom to approach for the right guidance and treatment. Varicose veins are enlarged … Continue reading Signs and Symptoms Of Varicose Veins

The Covid Buddha

Buddha : You look sad today… Me : Shouldn’t I be? The Covid-19 second wave is raging like a wild fire in India. So much suffering and gloom all around with no immediate end in sight. I fear the worst for myself and my dear ones too. Buddha : I agree. One is bound to … Continue reading The Covid Buddha

COVID-19 Vaccine : To be, or not to be

Once again I invoke Hamlet in my blog title. But the famous words do aptly convey the dilemma faced by many amongst us regarding the COVID-19 vaccination. After the start of its COVID vaccination drive in January ’21, India has so far (till April 20th) managed to fully vaccinate nearly 1.74 crore people (two doses) … Continue reading COVID-19 Vaccine : To be, or not to be

Confusion…thy name is Covid

Pardon my slightly poetic and Shakespearean inspiration in the title but I am pretty much sure if Hamlet were to be real and alive today, he would have uttered pretty much the same words. A lot has been written, said, heard, and experienced about the Covid-19 pandemic which hit us nearly a year ago and … Continue reading Confusion…thy name is Covid

LASER TREATMENT FOR VARICOSE VEINS

LASER TREATMENT FOR VARICOSE VEINS Chronic venous disease (spider veins, varicose veins, leg ulcers) is a common problem affecting the general population throughout the world. In India, it is estimated that around 25-30% of the population is suffering from such vein disease. The unfortunate part is that many aren't aware of the disease and whom … Continue reading LASER TREATMENT FOR VARICOSE VEINS

Keeping Leg Veins Healthy in Covid-19 Lockdown

Pandemic, Paranoia and Problems The Covid-19 pandemic has changed the way the world lives. Our priorities have changed and rightfully so. Preventing ourselves from the yet to be fully understood novel disease is important but getting paranoid about it will not help. The World Health Organisation and many scientists have pointed out that the pandemic … Continue reading Keeping Leg Veins Healthy in Covid-19 Lockdown

Winter and Varicose Veins

“Winter is the best time to treat Varicose Veins” By Dr. Ashish D. Dhadas, Varicose Veins expert Winter is here and warm, long clothes now come out of the closet. This does help in hiding those cosmetically unpleasant, painful spider veins and varicose veins on the legs. However, as the summer season arrives, you want … Continue reading Winter and Varicose Veins

Pregnancy and Varicose Veins

By Dr. Ashish D. Dhadas, varicose veins Specialist, Dombivli, Mumbai Women frequently ask, “How do I prevent varicose veins during my pregnancy?” or “What shall I do about my varicose veins now that I am pregnant?” These are good questions that deserve proper answers Several factors are at play during pregnancy which promote the development … Continue reading Pregnancy and Varicose Veins