Do I Need Compression Socks?

Compression Socks

A compression garment is a medical device that promotes better blood circulation, reduces swelling, and improves comfort levels following a medical procedure. Compression socks, stockings, or hosiery are types of compression garments used in the treatment of venous disease. By placing circumferential pressure on the legs, compression socks force blood […]

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What Causes Varicose Veins?

What Causes Varicose Veins

Dr. David Naar is Westlake, Ohio’s leading vein specialist. And at Premier Vein Clinic, he provides surgical management of CVD, varicose veins, spider veins, and reticular veins. As a board-certified vascular surgeon, Dr. Naar assesses the individual circumstances of each patient to create a personalized varicose vein treatment plan. Call […]

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What Causes Venous Insufficiency?

Venous Insufficiency

Venous insufficiency is a condition in which the valves within veins function poorly. It occurs in vascular structures that are farther away from the heart, such as those in the lower legs. And, for many people, it can cause changes in the appearance of the legs, lead to discomfort, and […]

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What Happens When Spider Veins Go Untreated? 

spider veins

Westlake’s Premier Vein Clinic is a specialized center for the treatment of varicose veins, spider veins, reticular veins, and other venous conditions. Dr. David Naar uses his years of experience as a Board Certified Vascular Surgeon to help his patients address troublesome veins for cosmetic and medical reasons. Take the […]

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Venous inflammation can cause unwanted side-effects including pain, itching, and redness. Where the vein is infected by bacteria, patients may also experience a low-grade fever. These can be both uncomfortable and inconvenient, reducing quality of life and decreasing mobility. Board-certified vascular surgeon Dr. David Naar provides comprehensive phlebitis management and […]

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Health Benefits of Varicose Vein Treatments

Health Benefits of Varicose Vein Treatments

What Are Varicose Veins and How Do They Affect My Health?  For some, they can be painful and may possibly be a symptom of a hidden circulatory problem. Varicose veins are caused by reflux of blood and blood products, due to increased pressure by gravity. The valves in our veins […]

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Why Are My Legs Swelling?

Legs Swelling

Many Causes, Two Classes There are many reasons why your legs might be swelling, but there are two types of swelling that most commonly occur. Fluid retention stems from problems in the circulatory system, the lymphatic system, or the kidneys, and the causes vary widely in severity.  Tissue inflammation is […]

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How Serious Is Deep Vein Thrombosis?

deep vein thrombosis

If you belong to the other 75%, seeking treatment for signs and symptoms of DVT is the smart move, given the potentially deadly consequences you may be facing. Dr. David Naar and our team at Premier Vein Clinic specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of DVT. Contact us if you suspect you could have […]

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Should I Be Concerned About My Leg Cramps?

legs cramping

Premier Vein Clinic specializes in leg cramps, since dangerous cramps sometimes trace back to venous problems in your legs. Dr. David Naar and our team can examine your condition and set your mind at ease about the seriousness of your leg cramps. Here’s what you should watch for.  All in the Legs Muscle cramps […]

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Why Are Women More Likely to Develop Varicose and Spider Veins?

Women develop varicose and spider veins

While varicose veins are often only a cosmetic issue, some people can have complications. No matter what your complaint, a visit to Premier Vein Clinic can help you solve the varicose vein problem. Dr. David Naar is an experienced vascular surgeon who, along with his team, helps many with vein-related disorders. Premier Vein Clinic […]

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