Medicus Veincare in Abacoa is a comfortable, attractive center dedicated to the expert diagnosis, treatment and removal of varicose and spider veins. The latest Clarivein® and EndoVenous Laser Ablation (EVLA) is offered for varicose veins, along with sclerotherapy and the revolutionary VeinWave™ treatment for spider veins.
What are Varicose and Spider Veins?
Varicose VeinsVaricose veins are bulging veins that appear from faulty vein valves. Our veins have one-way valves that prevent blood from flowing backwards from the pull of gravity. If these valves are faulty, blood will flow backwards allowing the blood to push against the walls of the vein causing them to enlarge and results in varicose veins.
Spider VeinsSpider veins are widened venules that cause the characteristic red spider web-like marks on the skin that are esthetically unpleasant. Spider veins are commonly found on the face, thighs, feet and ankles but can occur anywhere on the body. They are generally asymptomatic, but spider veins may be painful and can cause skin irritation in rare occurrences.
Meet the Doctor
Dr. Steven Tidwell founded Medicus Veincare in Jupiter, Fla., to offer the best diagnosis, care and treatment for spider veins, varicose veins and other vascular conditions in the Palm Beach and Treasure Coast areas. As a board certified Diagnostic and Vascular/Interventional Radiologist, he is an expert in the intricate non-surgical, minimally invasive procedures that treat vascular disease. Dr. Steven Tidwell has extensive ultrasound training; he is an expert in and performs all of the ultrasound scans at Medicus Veincare.
Steven Tidwell, M.D. is certified with the American Board of Radiology and a member of the American College of Radiology, American College of Phlebology, Society of Interventional Radiology and Florida Radiologic society.
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