Vein Disease

Our skin is the largest organ on our body, and Spectrum Dermatology specializes in five of the most chronic skin conditions—sunburns, hair loss, rashes, Vitiligo, and varicose veins. Sunburn Most people have experienced a few sunburns in their life. The damage to your skin is both long-term...

You often see them on the lower extremities; those dilated capillaries on the skin that resemble spider legs. They are called spider veins and are actually very common in men as well as women. Once they're there, they never seem to go away. What causes spider...

What causes spider veins? These troublesome and unsightly veins are similar to varicose veins, but smaller. They are caused by blood backing up in damaged veins, and often exacerbated by hormones, sun exposure, or trauma and injuries. They are called spider veins due to their...