Avena Vascular, an advanced vein treatment facility in Edmonds, WA, is proud to introduce the newest member of the treatment team, Dr. Mark Kim. Dr. Kim is board certified in Phlebology, the area of medicine dealing with vein disorders, and has 8 years experience in treating patients with venous disease. In addition to the VNUS Closure Procedure, Dr. Kim is an expert in sclerotherapy and the treatment of varicose and spider veins.
Over 25 million people in the United States suffer from symptomatic venous disease. Half of all Americans over 50, and two-thirds of women over 60, have the condition. Some common symptoms of venous disease are:
- Swollen legs and/or ankles
- Aching, tired legs, especially after long periods of standing or sitting
- Poorly-healing wounds
- Burning or itching of the skin
- Color and texture changes of the skin
If you suspect you may have venous disease or varicose veins, please call 425-686-1895 for a FREE vein screening and consultation with Dr. Kim on Tuesday, April 17th from 4-6pm.