Frequently Asked Vein and Artery Questions

Every day, our experienced team of cardiologists, cardiothoracic surgeons and vascular surgeons answer heart health questions from people in the community. You can review a list of Frequently Asked Questions on the topics below, or contact our heart experts to submit your own question.

What is peripheral arterial disease, and am I at risk?

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Is there something I can do about varicose veins? I’ve heard insurance doesn’t cover treatment.

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My doctor told me I need to see a vascular surgeon. What do they do?

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Are severe spider veins a sign of vascular disease?

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