September 25th, 2013. Manhattan. The New York Vein Treatment Center is announcing their new campaign designed to educate the public about the importance of vascular health. According to the Manhattan-based vein center, millions of Americans are at risk for development of disorders affecting the vascular system. The center is launching their new campaign to assist the public in making healthy choices that will lead to better vascular (and therefore overall) health.
According to Dr. Lev Khitin, the leading vein doctor at the New York Vein Treatment Center, lifestyle factors play significant role in individual’s vascular health. “Tobacco abuse, increased weight and decreased mobility are the risk factors for development of vascular diseases. Quitting cigarettes, engaging in weight management program and exercising regularly decrease significantly the risk of vascular disorders.”
The center will be providing practical tips for better understanding and improvement of their vascular health throughout the month of October. This new campaign will run primarily through social media, including the center’s Facebook and Twitter pages.
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Varicose Vein Treatment Options
Varicose veins and spider veins are extremely common in men and women. While spider veins are very small, reddish veins on the surface of the skin, varicose veins are much larger, bulging, tangled veins that may appear bluish in color. Men and women suffer from varicose veins, although women are much more likely to have them.
Today, patients have access to a number of effective varicose vein treatment options. Advancements in technology and medicine have led to the development of safe, effective, minimally invasive treatment modalities that provide excellent, most importantly permanent results with no side-effects or downtime. Some of these modalities are foam- sclerotherapy and cryo-sclero, radio-frequency ablation, micro-phlebectomy, endovenous LASER obliteration and many others.
About New York Vein Treatment Center
The New York Vein Treatment Center (NYVTC) was established in 2002 as a medical facility devoted exclusively to the treatment of varicose veins, spider veins, and related venous disorders. The NYVTC is the most comprehensive treatment center in New York, with the latest techniques and state-of-the-art equipment for the diagnosis and treatment of venous diseases. Sclerotherapy, cryo sclerotherapy, foam and duplex-guided sclerotherapy, LASER therapy, micro-phlebectomy, TIGO®, EndoLASER®, ClariVein® obliteration, Trellis® thrombectomy and lysis are only some of multiple therapeutic modalities currently employed by NYVTC.
The founder, president, and leading physician of the NYVTC Dr. Lev M. Khitin is a well-known and respected surgeon, board-certified in cardiac, general, thoracic, and vascular surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a member of American College of Cardio-Vascular Surgery and of American College of Cardiology and a Fellow of American Society of Phlebology and American College of Phlebology among many other professional societies and organizations.
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