VenaSeal Closure System: Sticking It to Vein Disease, One Patient at a Time

According to a news segment on ABC27, “Procedures to get rid of varicose veins have come a long way, from stripping to now sealing with medical glue.” In the story, a woman named Janette Leitzel said that varicose veins made her legs feel heavy and uncomfortable. She asked Calcagno and Rossi Vein Treatment Center for help. … Continued

Happy Father’s Day from the Dads at Calcagno & Rossi

Varicose veins can happen to anyone. Though as many as 70 percent of women can develop vein disease with painful, bulging varicose veins, about 40 percent of men may also get them. Plus, the older you get, the more likely you are to develop vein disease. Calcagno & Rossi Vein Treatment Center offers radiofrequency venous … Continued

How Does Pregnancy Cause Varicose Veins to Occur?

Varicose veins can be embarrassing at any time. When you’re an expectant Mom, they can also cause pain and swelling. As your pregnancy progresses, your blood volume increases. In your legs, the blood in your veins flows against gravity. So when your leg muscles contract, the one-way valves in your leg veins help push the … Continued

Space is Still Available at Our Mother’s Day Vein Screening

Varicose and spider veins can happen at any time. Some of the factors that cause them include age, gender, occupation, pregnancy, being overweight, being too sedentary, or leg trauma or bruises. Join Us at a Free May 7 Vein Screening. Whatever caused your varicose veins, everybody and their Mothers are invited to our May Free … Continued

You’re Invited to a Free Mother’s Day Vein Screening

Grandmothers, mothers and daughters can all develop varicose veins. Why? There are a variety of causes. The leading cause of venous insufficiency (venous reflux) is heredity. So if your Grandma and Mom had or have aching, throbbing, bulging veins on their legs, chances are good that you’ll get them too. Another reason people get varicosities … Continued

Happy Passover and Happy Easter 2019

Dr. David Calcagno, Dr. John Rossi and the staff at the Calcagno & Rossi Vein Treatment Center offices in Mechanicsburg, PA, want to wish you a Happy Passover starting the night of April 19 and a Happy Easter on April 21. Both of our physicians are double board-certified surgeons and fellowship-trained. After they examine your … Continued

March is DVT Awareness Month at CRVTC

Have your heard about Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)? It’s the formation of a blood clot in a deep vein. An Annual Public Health Initiative March is DVT Awareness Month, a public health initiative aimed at raising awareness about this commonly occurring medical condition, as well as its potentially fatal complication––pulmonary embolism. Here are some important … Continued

Spring is Nearly Here: Can Shorts Be Far Behind?

The first day of Spring will be March 20. While this month’s forecast shows temperatures ranging from 17 to 51 degrees, much warmer weather will be here soon enough. Ask Yourself These Questions: “Are my legs healthy looking and feeling for spring?” “Can shorts, skirts and swimsuits be far behind at the beach, pool, lake, … Continued

Free January Varicose Vein Screening, Thursday, January 22nd

We’re proud to announce the year’s first vein screening event at the Calcagno & Rossi Vein Treatment Center office in Mechanicsburg, PA. Space is limited. So whether you have the discomfort or embarrassment of varicose or spider veins, you can have healthier-looking legs in 2019. Make an appointment now to attend our Free Vein Screening … Continued

Here’s to a Happy, Healthy 2019 from Calcagno & Rossi Vein Treatment Center

Did you know that millions of Americans make New Year’s resolutions, but only nine percent actually achieve their goals? Typically, the four most common resolutions are “lose weight / eat healthier”, “improve your life or myself”, “make better financial decisions / save more money” and “quit smoking”. So this year, why not make a simple … Continued