Venous Issues

Your veins play an important role in your circulatory system, and thus in your overall state of health. Normal, healthy veins carry blood from different parts of your body back to the heart and lungs.  In order for this process to work properly, the flow has to be “one-way.”  When your veins become diseased, damaged, or blocked, MIVA Medical is here to help you.

Varicocele

Varicocele is a disease involving the enlargement of the veins present in the scrotum, usually affects the left side.  Associated with intense pain and infertility, it is prevalent in more than 15% of men. Read More

 

Venous Insufficiency

Venous Insufficiency is a leading cause of leg pain, swelling, and wounds.  It is a very common condition that is the underlying cause of varicose veins, edema, and chronic slow healing leg wounds.  Read More

 

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)

One of the most serious health problems that can develop from a blood clot is a DVT, or deep vein thrombosis. This condition affects the veins in your legs– primarily the lower leg or thigh.  Treatment requires a venogram, along with intervention such as angioplasty or stent placement. Read More

 

SVC Syndrome

Although not a common condition, Superior Vena Cava (SVC) Syndrome is a serious disease that can profoundly impact a person’s life.  It can be extremely debilitating,  leading to conditions such as chronic headaches, arm swelling and facial swelling. Read More