advertisement

Leg Vein Health

Circulation

The circulation system is responsible for transporting blood around the body. Poor blood circulation in the legs can cause varicose veins, deep vein thrombosis, chronic venous insufficiency and other conditions.

Tired, heavy legs may indicate CVI

Standing exerts enormous strain on the veins, up to 10 times that of other postures. No wonder modern man - and women - suffer from chronic venous insufficiency (CVI).

load more

Ask the Expert

Leg vein expert

Dr. Riaz Motara is a specialist physician and cardiologist. He has an interest in preventative cardiology. He runs Veinsculpt, the first and only comprehensive vein clinic in South Africa, using endo-venous laser ablation as the treatment of choice.He also operates the only Women's Heart Clinic in South Africa.

Still have a question?

Get free advice from our panel of experts

The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical exmanication, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.

* You must accept our condition

Forum Rules