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Venous Disease

What is Venous Disease?

When referring to venous disease, that includes all conditions related to or caused by veins that become diseased or abnormal. These conditions include: varicose veins, spider veins, leg skin changes, Chronic Venous Insufficiency, Venous Stasis Ulcers, Phlebitis, and Vascular/Venous malformations. Mild venous disease is not usually considered a medical problem but if left untreated it can lead to crippling Chronic Venous Insufficiency (CVI) or other venous complications. Risk factors for venous disease include obesity, pregnancy, family history, trauma, surgery, some medications, sedimentary lifestyle or if you have a history of clots.

Ideally, your veins and arteries should carry oxygen rich blood from your heart to the rest of your body then back to your heart again. When the walls of your veins become stretched or injured, which can be caused by any of the risk factors listed above, your blood flow beings to move backward causing high pressure that can lead to swelling, bulging or give your veins a rope-like appearance. If not treated, these abnormal veins can lead to venous diseases or CVI. Chronic Venous Insufficiency happens when the diseased veins begin pooling blood, which can be caused from leaking varicose veins, repeated obstruction in the veins (thrombosis) or chronic inflammation of the veins (phlebitis). In severe cases of CVI, the blood pooling can lead to leg ulcers known as venous stasis ulcers. These ulcers can be painful and treatment can become frustrating so it is important to treat the problematic veins as soon as possible.

Here at Sonoran Vein and Endovascular, we have the top vascular doctor in the Phoenix valley. We provide treatment for veins for our patients in our Scottsdale and Peoria locations. We have cared for our patients all over the valley including providing excellent vein treatment to residents of Scottsdale, Paradise Valley, Tempe, Peoria, Glendale, Sun City, and many other Phoenix areas. Not only our original Peoria location, but also our Scottsdale Vein clinic, is staffed with the best and most knowledgeable medical team. Our primary doctor, Dr. Sean B. D’Souza, is not only the top vascular surgeon in Phoenix, he is also the only vascular doctor recognized by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission for our excellent medical treatments and superb patient care. If you have any questions or would like to schedule your first appointment, please feel free to contact either of our Phoenix vein clinics.

4 southwest Locations to Serve You

Peoria, AZ

9192 West Union Hills Drive Peoria, Arizona 85382

Office: 602.374.4101 | Fax: 602.441.0522

Scottsdale, AZ

7425 E. Shea Blvd. Ste 112 Scottsdale, AZ 85260

Office: 602.374.4101 | Fax: 602.441.0522

Prescott, AZ

3101 Clearwater Dr Suite C Prescott, AZ 86305

Office: 928.250.7700 | Fax: 928.946.0024

Gallup, NM

1551 S 2nd St Gallup, NM 87301

Office: 505.542.0090 | Fax: 505.542.0155

Hospital Affiliations

Since 1961, Dignity Health Chandler Regional Medical Center has been at the heart of the health and well-being of our community. Its humble beginnings as a true community hospital, which opened with only 40 beds, 25 employees and 91 volunteers, laid the foundation for the full-service, acute-care hospital it has become.

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As one of the largest and most comprehensive facilities in Arizona, Banner Desert serves as a tertiary referral center for the East Valley of metropolitan Phoenix and treats the highest levels of acuity in the East Valley for nearly 40 year.

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Banner Boswell Medical Center has been the anchor of community health care since 1970 and Sun City’s influence is tangible in their offerings as a destination medical center specializing in the diseases of the elderly. Comfort and recovery is important to their entire staff, which is dedicated to creating a healing environment for you and your family.

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Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center is dedicated to a high-tech, high-touch philosophy of care that has kept us a top healthcare choice in the Northwest Valley for more than 20 years. We are deeply committed to providing the highest quality of clinical care along with an excellent patient care experience.

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