What are varicose veins?


While you may have heard of or even seen them, you may not know exactly what varicose veins are. St. Johns Vein Center of Jacksonville and Port Orange sees patients with venous ailments every day, including many concerned about the appearance and symptoms of varicose veins.

What are varicose veins?

Varicose veins are unusually swelled blood vessels that bulge beneath the skin, causing a knotted, often blue-tinted look. Learn more by watching this informative Frequently Asked Questions video.

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