Michael Traurig, MD, RVT, RPVI, RPHS

Varicose Veins: Facts vs. Fiction

There are a lot of misconceptions about varicose veins. This blog will share some facts vs. fiction about vein disease that affects so many Americans. Fact #1: Approximately 25 million people in the United States have exhibited varicose veins in their legs, which is a sign of vein disease (venous reflux). Fact #2: By age […]

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Not Too Late To Sign Up For A Free Varicose Vein Screening

Vein Centers for Excellence of Greenville’s next FREE Varicose Vein Screening is filling up quickly… but there’s still time to make an appointment for this Thursday, July 25th starting at 9 AM. Dr. Michael Traurig, the Upstate’s most experienced vein specialist, will examine your legs to determine whether or not you have vein disease, and […]

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Declare Your Independence Day from Varicose Veins

“Independence Day” was a huge summer blockbuster movie that debuted on July 4th, 1996. This year, you can declare your own Independence Day… from unsightly, painful, swollen varicose veins on your legs, which can be symptoms of venous insufficiency (vein disease). Whether you can actually see the varicose veins on your legs or they’re beneath […]

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