Marcus A. Jimenez, MD, FACS

Varicose veins causing sleep problems

Not Sleeping? Varicose Veins Might Be the Reason

Many people are familiar with the common side effects of varicose veins, such as redness, irritation, itchiness, and burning sensations. However, there are less common side effects, including severe dryness and sleep disruption. According to the American Heart Association, nearly 23 percent of adults living in the United States have varicose veins.  “According to the …

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Four Surprising Risks of Ignoring Vein Issues

Many people recognize varicose veins when they occur because of the classic dark blue or purple raised veins on the legs and feet. Individuals sometimes seek treatment for aesthetic purposes, wanting their legs returned to their natural color and smoothness. However, there are more than cosmetic concerns when it comes to varicose veins. The risks …

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Will Insurance Cover My Varicose Vein Treatment?

You have suffered from uncomfortable and unsightly varicose veins long enough. Or, you have a family member who sustained complications from varicose veins that weren’t treated in a timely manner.  You know there are procedures available, but you worry about the cost, the time away from work, and the discomfort. At the Indiana Vein and …

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