Please visit these medical resource websites listed below for additional information related to varicose veins and venous diseases:
American College of Phlebology
www.phlebology.org/ This is a national organization of vein specialists, which has members from around the world. Their website offers a wealth of useful information for patients.
The American Board of Venous and Lymphatic Medicine
https://www.abvlm.org/ ABVLM was established in 2007 to improve the standards of medical practitioners and the quality of patient care related to the treatment of venous disorders.
Venefit™ (formally VNUS)
http://www.venefit.covidien.com/ Venefit™ (formally VNUS) Medical Technologies is a leading provider of medical devices and procedures for the minimally invasive treatment of venous reflux disease, an underlying cause of varicose veins. Venous reflux disease results in symptoms such as leg pain, swelling, fatigue, skin ulcers, and painful varicose veins.