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Ask the Expert: What are Varicose Veins?

Patients often ask us, what are veins and varicose veins? In this month’s Ask the Expert, Dr. Demetrios Karamichos talks about veins, varicose veins, and what you can do to treat these painful, problematic veins. For more information, give our office a call at 219-595-3095 or check out our page on varicose veins,

Treating Varicose Veins with Varithena®

Varithena is a gentle foam sclerosant treatment that improves the appearance and symptoms of varicose veins. In clinical studies, the majority of patients experienced results after just one treatment. What Are Varicose Veins? Varicose veins are large, often bluish, twisting leg veins and bulge above the surface of the skin. They are caused by faulty,...

Does Insurance Cover Vein Treatment?

After finding an experienced physician to provide treatment, the cost of venous disease treatment is often one of the most important factors that patients consider when making the decision to come in for a consultation. The cost of vein treatment usually depends on several factors, such as what symptoms you are having, what type of...

Region Vein Welcomes You!

Demetrios J. Karamichos, MD, RVT, RPVI, DABVLM, recently launched Region Vein, a medical practice committed to the non-surgical treatment of varicose vein disease and related disorders. Region Vein is located in the heart of Munster, Indiana, close to the intersection of Calumet and Ridge Road. Dr. Karamichos received his medical degree from University of Illinois...