Michael Traurig, MD, RVT, RPVI, RPHS




March is DVT Awareness Month

Because March is Deep Vein Thrombosis Month, Dr. Michael Traurig and Vein Centers for Excellence of Greenville want you to know the facts. Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) occurs when a blood clot develops in a vein deep within your body. These types of DVT clots typically develop in your lower legs or your thighs, but may appear […]

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5 Reasons to Show Off Your Legs Again

Valentine’s Day has come and gone for another year. But that doesn’t mean that you can’t show your legs some love. Just make an appointment to see one of Greenville’s leading vein specialists about your swollen, throbbing varicose veins or unsightly spider veins. If you have any symptoms of vein disease, call Dr. Michael Traurig at Vein Centers for Excellence of Greenville for complete vein […]

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Happy Independence Day from Dr. Traurig

Dr. Michael Traurig and his staff at Vein Centers for Excellence of Greenville want to wish you a very happy 4th of July holiday weekend! We want you to join us in declaring your independence from swollen, painful, unsightly varicose veins and other symptoms of vein disease, such as aching legs, restless legs, cramping, tired […]

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Difference Between Varicose And Spider Veins

Varicose veins are described as large, raised, swollen blood vessels that develop in the legs and can be seen through the skin. They can twist and turn up and down the legs, and are unsightly and embarrassing. According to www.webmd.com, spider veins are smaller red, purple, and blue vessels that also twist and turn. Spider […]

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Seniors & Veins

Older adults should consider the health of their veins. Paying attention to venous health is an important aspect of successful aging – and one that has historically gone untreated. “Many seniors have been told that heavy, aching legs are a normal part of aging, but that’s often not the case,” said Dr. Asbjornsen of the […]

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