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Read the latest articles from our health blog about vascular health prevention, treatments and procedures. 

Holiday Time & Travel Socks

November 14, 2018 | svh

We always promote wearing compression socks for health, travel, lifestyle, after vein procedures and surgery.  But with long holidays just around the corner - there is no better time to come in...Read More

What is a Venous Lake?

August 15, 2018 | svh

A venous lake is a common blue or dark purple soft macule or papule lesions due to vascular dilation. It is mostly commonly seen on the lips.  Who gets a venous lake? Venous lake is most...Read More

Is treatment for Varicose Veins easy?

July 19, 2018 | svh

What exactly is a Varicose Vein?  They are prominent, enlarged veins. They are often discoloured and very visible to the naked eye.   A spider vein is often a small thin blood vessel, that is...Read More

What is Carotid Artery Disease?

July 10, 2018 | svh

Carotid artery disease is a type of Vascular disease.  It occurs when fatty deposits (known as plaque) clog the blood vessels from your heart to your brain. We ask one of our vascular surgeon's,...Read More