Welcome to  Palm Vein Center
Welcome to Palm Vein Center

We are a leading vein care facility dedicated to clinical and operational excellence. Come see what we can do for you!

Vein Center Accredited.
Palm Vein Center has the Prestigious IAC Accreditations.

 IAC accredited facility vein center

We're one of only 3 Vein Centers in Arizona to possess the "Vein Center" Accreditation.

Most Major Insurances Accepted!
Most Major Insurances Accepted!

Palm Vein Center values a patient-centered approach, which is why we accept most major insurances, including Medicare & AHCCCS.

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December 01, 2015

Palm Vein Center just launched our new redesigned website! We hope you enjoy the new look and feel and find navigating the site to be easy and straightforward.

  • March 29, 2016

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Sclerotherapy is a minimally invasive injection therapy that treats spider veins and small varicose veins with a saline solution.
    • This medical procedure forces blood to reroute...
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  • March 22, 2016

    Blog in Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • As leading vein specialists, the team at Palm Vein Center pride themselves on their ability to debunk common myths and misconceptions about vein health.
    • This week, the team at...
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  • March 16, 2016

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • High heels are a fashion trend that may not leave the fashion industry anytime soon.
    • Although high heels can make a person feel and look taller, they’re not ideal for...
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  • March 08, 2016

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Dry brushing is a unique skin care technique that claims to reduce the appearance of cellulite and varicose veins, among other health-related benefits.
    • The practice requires...
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  • March 01, 2016

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • It’s a common misconception that varicose veins are “cosmetic issues” that pose a very little health threat. Unfortunately, this is a total farce.
    • Although varicose veins may not...
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  • February 23, 2016

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Restless leg syndrome is a relatively common condition that causes people to feel an irresistible urge to move their legs and feet.
    • There is some speculation that restless leg...
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  • February 16, 2016

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Many patients at risk of a heart attack or stroke take a daily aspirin for preventative measures.
    • Taking a daily low-dose aspirin interferes with the blood’s clotting system,...
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  • February 09, 2016

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Vein screenings are relatively simple procedures that provide patients with information about their vein health.
    • Before a specialist can administer treatment, he or she must...
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  • February 02, 2016

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • There are many websites out there touting the health benefits of vitamin E oil for varicose veins.
    • Although there are some at-home remedies that can help minimize the appearance...
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  • January 26, 2016

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • There have been many studies published about the dangers of inactivity and how minimal physical fitness can harm the human body.
    • Unfortunately, we live in a world where...
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  • January 19, 2016

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds: 

    • Varicose eczema, also called stasis dermatitis, is a chronic inflammatory condition that affects the skin surrounding...
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  • January 12, 2016

    Blog In Less than 30 Seconds:

    • Varicose veins are often seen as a cosmetic issue, not a serious health concern that may require medical attention.
    • To those who recognize varicose veins as a serious health...
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  • January 05, 2016

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Winter weather can do a number on your skin and overall health, and although Arizona is known for warmer temperatures, there are times temperatures dip below 50 degrees.
    • In...
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  • December 29, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds: 

    • With New Years just around the corner, it's important people reflect on their overall health and how it can be...
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  • December 22, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • There are many news outlets reporting the benefits of a “new” medical treatment for varicose veins.
    • The therapy is often referred to as the “superglue” treatment, and...
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  • December 15, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • It should come as no surprise that retail workers have it particularly rough during the holiday season.
    • Retail workers who stand behind sales counters and aisles for an extended...
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  • December 08, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Traveling long distances and having a history of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) don’t exactly mix.
    • Regardless, there are ways to reduce the risk of blood clots while traveling this...
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  • November 24, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds: 

    • Palm Vein Center recently received its second accreditation with the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC).
    • The IAC is an organization that recognizes quality diagnostic...
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  • November 17, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • According to various sleep studies, patients with sleep apnea may have an increased risk of developing deep vein thrombosis (DVT).
    • Sleep apnea is a condition that causes a person...
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  • November 10, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Blood is always red, even if our veins appear blue. Regardless, many people wonder why or how blue veins are possible.
    • Although a common theory suggests veins are blue because de...
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  • November 03, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Stress can have serious implications on a person’s mental and physical wellbeing.
    • Patients may be surprised to know that stress can have an adverse effect on the vascular system...
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  • October 27, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Pelvic congestion syndrome is a condition that causes chronic pain in the lower abdomen or pelvis.
    • This condition is often associated with varicose veins in the pelvic region,...
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  • October 20, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30-Seconds:

    • Although there is no over-the-counter remedy for venous disease, patients may benefit from conservative techniques to slow a vein disease’s progression.
    • Exercising, eating right...
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  • October 13, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • It’s easy to take some of our modern-day tools, gadgets, garments for granted in this day and age!
    • Nevertheless,...
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  • October 06, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Tattoos have remained a popular commodity, especially among Millennials who make up the majority of those tattooed (40%) in the U....
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  • September 29, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Whether it is due to a minor injury or no injury at all, it is possible for varicose veins to spontaneously rupture and bleed.
    • Bleeding can vary from a few drops to copious...
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  • September 22, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Senior citizens and pregnant women are not the only two groups at risk of developing varicose veins; men are just as much at risk of developing these ropey, dysfunctional veins as women...
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  • September 15, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Certain lifestyle factors such as smoking, lack of exercise, standing or sitting professions, pregnancy, and aging often increase...
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  • September 08, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Varicose veins are dysfunctional veins often caused by different risk factors such as age, lifestyle, occupation, obesity, and...
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  • September 01, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Spider veins, or telangiectasias, are tiny veins that have ruptured due to increased pressure applied to area(s) where they are located.
    • These veins often indicate an underlying...
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  • August 25, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Drawing blood, whether it is for medical tests or a charitable donation, usually produces little to no side effects.
    • Nevertheless, there are times where drawing blood can cause...
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  • August 18, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Ambulatory phlebectomy is a minimally invasive surgical therapy for varicose veins that have not been caused by saphenous vein reflux.
    • Very small incisions (less than 2-4mm...
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  • August 11, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • There are different causes of poor blood circulation; some of these causes can be prevented while others cannot.
    • Proper blood circulation is vital for normal bodily functions,...
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  • August 04, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds: 

    • Many health conditions, such as arthritis, fibromyalgia, and...
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  • July 28, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Palm Vein Center received accreditation in peripheral venous testing by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC)....
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  • July 21, 2015
    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds: 
    • Wearing skinny jeans and other restrictive, tight clothing may put your vascular health at risk.
    • Clothing that’s too tight can cause a number of other, more general...
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  • July 14, 2015

    Veins are blood vessels that carry deoxygenated blood toward the heart from other areas in the body. Sometimes veins are affected by certain diseases, which can change their appearance and limit their function making them significant health...

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  • July 07, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Although most athletes are considered healthy, that doesn’t mean they are not at risk of developing venous diseases or blood clots.
    • It's important athletes understand how to...
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  • June 30, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • There are misconceptions about the cause or treatment of varicose veins that could put a patient’s health at risk if not taken seriously.
    • Many of these myths reference the...
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  • June 23, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Light guided sclerotherapy is a minimally invasive injection procedure used to treat spider veins and small varicose veins.
    • Sclerotherapy can be ultrasound-guided, or...
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  • June 16, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Caffeine is a stimulant found in various foods and beverages that provides solace for many Americans.
    • Although caffeine is beneficial for stimulating your nervous system, safely...
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  • June 09, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Vein conditions like varicose veins, spider veins or deep vein thrombosis usually affect your lower extremities more often than upper extremities.
    • Nevertheless, upper...
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  • June 02, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • At some point, you’ve probably felt the peculiar sensation of your arm or leg “falling asleep,” a.k.a. going numb from prolonged...
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  • May 26, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • The appearance alone may entice you to get your varicose veins treated, but according to Dr. Para of Palm Vein Center, there are...
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  • May 19, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Varicose veins may be overlooked as the source of leg pain while sitting, especially since not all varicose veins are visible or overly bothersome.
    • Leg pain and swelling...
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  • May 12, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • People who don’t have varicose veins, or who’ve just recently developed them, may wonder if varicose veins hurt to touch, like when touching a bruise.
    • While some...
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  • May 05, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • A small amount of blood leaks into the skin each time a blood vessel bursts, which may cause either small dots (petechiae) under the skin or larger patches (purpura).
    • ...
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  • April 28, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Vascularity, in bodybuilding, describes superficial veins that are prominent below the skin's surface.
    • According to Iron...
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  • April 21, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • Fast food affects many areas of the body, including your arteries...
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  • April 14, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

    • With the invention of computers and television, people may be sitting more than usual.
    • ...
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  • April 07, 2015

    Blog In Less Than 30 Seconds:

     

    • May-Thurner Syndrome is a condition that affects blood vessels in the pelvic area.
    • ...
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  • March 31, 2015

    There is a new varicose vein treatment option making its way into the varicose vein market. According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the new, recently-...

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  • March 24, 2015

    There are a number of instances or situations that cause varicose veins, some of which include: personal genetics, injury, prolonged standing or pregnancy. However, many patients have wondered if there are other forces at play like is their diet...

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  • March 17, 2015

    Dr. Para of Palm Vein Center became interested in vascular surgery after seeing the lack of treatment for those afflicted by various venous diseases. He credits his multidisciplinary approach and educational background for his success in the...

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  • March 15, 2015

    There is little information available on the Internet and elsewhere regarding blood donation for those suffering from varicose veins and other vein diseases. As a result, individuals with vein diseases may feel left out or inadequate, which may...

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  • March 03, 2015

    There’s a naturopathic remedy circulating the Internet claiming to clear blocked veins and arteries. Of course, people should know better than believe everything they hear or see on television and the Internet, but the team at Palm Vein Center...

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  • February 24, 2015

    Patients with serious vein disorders may become panicked when they see a bruise form, but Dr. Daniel J. Para at Palm Vein Center in Surprise, Ariz. can assure patients there isn’t too much to be worried about. That is, if the bruise doesn’t swell...

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  • February 17, 2015

    To ensure blood is circulating properly, patients with vein conditions may seek treatment from a vein specialist, stay hydrated and/or make a conscious effort to move more—simple adjustments can go a very long way! However, what happens if the...

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  • February 10, 2015

    Venous insufficiency is the medical term for veins that have trouble sending blood from the legs to the heart. Varicose veins, deep vein thrombosis, and other vein diseases can result from and/or exacerbate symptoms associated with venous...

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  • February 03, 2015

    Although it’s no longer the month of January, the team at Palm Vein Center hopes you’re still keeping up with your New Year’s resolutions! For some of you, saving money, managing stress or volunteering more was at the top of your list. For others...

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  • January 27, 2015

    Spider veins are dilated blood vessels under the skin’s surface that closely resemble spider legs, hence the name “spider veins.” These veins are usually pretty harmless but can be associated with some diseases, which is why it’s important to get...

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  • January 20, 2015

    Do you have painful cramping in your hips, thighs or calves after walking or climbing stairs? Do your lower legs or feet get cold, numb or weak? If you’ve answered yes to these questions, then you should consider being screened for Peripheral...

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  • January 13, 2015

    When you think about a disease of the veins, varicose veins are probably the first that come to mind, right? Well, that’s not completely unusual considering approximately 50 percent of the U.S. population over 50 years old has varicose veins....

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  • January 06, 2015

    According to a recent study published in the medical journal Stroke, memory lapses in individuals with higher levels of education may be associated with an increased risk of having a stroke. A stroke, or cerebrovascular accident (CVA),...

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  • December 30, 2014

    Some of the more popular New Year’s resolutions, like exercising more, eating healthy and quitting smoking, are great for taking better care of your overall health. However, what you may not know about these resolutions is their ability to...

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