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Compression stockings are used to support the calf muscles in circulating blood and lymph fluid through the legs. These stockings, or hose, are usually made of elastic or rubber fibers that aid in compressing the leg. Compression stockings have graduated compression, with the maximum amount of compression at the ankle that decreases as it travels up the leg.
There are different types of compression available in these stockings, so be sure to check with your doctor about which level of compression is best for you.
About Vein Center of Central Pennsylvania
Vein Center of Central Pennsylvania
At the Vein Center of Central Pennsylvania we really value you, the individual. Creating a professional, warm environment is of utmost importance to our staff. Our goal is to provide an atmosphere that is welcoming and friendly. During office hours telephone calls are answered by live people, callers are never forwarded to “voice – mail “or automated systems. The personal touch is what we are all about. The entire staff is dedicated to ensuring the best possible care is rendered to all of our varicose vein and spider vein patients. We encourage our patients to actively participate in the improvement of their varicose vein and spider vein symptoms and disease. The Vein Center staff participates in continuing education on a regular basis to stay abreast of new advances in the treatment of spider vein and varicose vein treatments. Our medical director Dr. Henry D. Train passed the American Board of Phlebology's first board certification examination in May 2008. Dr. Train, is also a Diplomat of the American College of Phlebology, has been practicing Phlebology at the Vein Center of Central Pennsylvania since it's opening in 1995.
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