Goodbye Vein Stripping: How Modern Technology is Revolutionizing Vein Care

For decades, vein stripping was the most recommended and accepted procedure for treating varicose veins. We feel that this procedure is antiquated and now newer, better treatments are available. Today’s Treatments of Varicose Veins Are Easy and Effective. Calcagno & Rossi Vein Treatment Center offers a variety of procedures such as ClosureFast, VenaSeal®, Microphlebectomy and … Continued

Vein Treatments: What Insurance Covers and What It Doesn’t

First, the Good News. Most insurance companies cover quick, effective, “medically necessary” procedures such as ClosureFast for conditions such as painful, bulging varicose veins. Calcagno and Rossi Vein Treatment Center is proud to accept most major insurance providers including Medicare, Advantra Products, Aetna and Aetna Medicare, Blue Cross Blue Shield PPOs, Cigna, Blue Journey, Freedom … Continued

What Are the Qualities of the Best Vein Specialists?

Are you, a family member or friend looking for an expert to treat vein symptoms like aching, throbbing, ugly varicose veins or blue-purple spider veins? These are the qualities that the best vein specialists possess: Experience – Dr. David Calcagno and Dr. John Rossi are both board-certified in vascular surgery and phlebology. Both have more … Continued

Declare Your Independence Now from Painful, Bulging Varicose Veins

Throughout July, the physicians and staff members at Calcagno & Rossi Vein Treatment Center want you to join them in celebrating Independence Day. Declare your independence from the pain, discomfort, and embarrassment of bulging varicose veins and unsightly spider veins. Just call “The Vein Docs”––Dr. David Calcagno and Dr. John Rossi––to help eliminate your symptoms … Continued

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