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Spider Veins & Varicose Veins

Appearance

Spider veins are networks of small, thin, red, blue, or purple veins that resemble tree branches or spider webs. Varicose veins are larger, raised, twisted, and often bluish veins, commonly bulging on the legs.

Causes

They are both due to weakened or faulty valves in the veins, resulting in pooling of blood in the veins, usually from:

Symptoms

Most spider veins are primarily a cosmetic concern and may cause mild aching, burning, or itching; however, they can progress over time to become varicose veins and cause 

Treatment

Although treatment is usually considered to reduce their appearance and symptoms, the main goals are to prevent progression and complications by:

If you have spider veins, varicose veins, pain, swelling, or skin changes associated with your veins, contact us. Early diagnosis and treatment can help prevent complications.