Dr. Blumenthal's Blog
Advice directly from a doctor and pioneer of vein treatments
May 11, 2017
Dr. Blumenthal addresses whether women should start treating stretch marks right away or wait until they are finished having children.
Mar 07, 2017
Dr. Blumenthal explains whether daily activities or lifestyle can affect your likelihood of developing abnormal veins.
Feb 07, 2017
Dr. Blumenthal shares common misconceptions he has encountered among vein treatment patients.
Dec 12, 2016
Dr. Blumenthal explains how long the effects of sclerotherapy last for patients.
Nov 16, 2016
Dr. Blumenthal discusses the various types of stretch marks and how they are treated at The Vein Center & CosMed.
Oct 13, 2016
Dr. Blumenthal discusses why it is often necessary to have multiple sclerotherapy sessions.
Sep 14, 2016
Dr. Blumenthal explains the types of vein treatments that can help the appearance of abnormal veins on various parts of the body.
Mar 01, 2016
Read Dr. Blumenthal's blog post to learn about when a duplex scan for spider veins and varicose veins is, and isn't, necessary.
Feb 16, 2016
Read Dr. Blumenthal's blog post to learn about any new treatments for veins and information about existing treatments.
Feb 02, 2016
Read Dr. Blumenthal's blog post and learn if spider veins and varicose veins are hereditary and what that means for vein treatment.
Jan 19, 2016
Read Dr. Blumenthal's blog post to find out if there is anything you can do to prevent varicose veins or spider veins.
Jan 05, 2016
Dr. Blumenthal addresses whether or not tests are necessary before you being treatment for spider veins or varicose veins.
Dec 15, 2015
Dr. Blumenthal answers a common question regarding vein treatment: what is the recovery process like following the procedure?
Dec 01, 2015
Read Dr. Blumenthal's blog post and learn about the health risks associated with untreated veins.
Nov 17, 2015
Read Dr. Blumenthal's blog post to learn about the side effects associated with vein treatments.
Nov 15, 2015
Read Dr. Blumenthal's blog post to learn the answer to this commonly asked question: When is the best time of year to start vein treatments?
Aug 27, 2014
Ever wonder what the difference is between spider and varicose veins? Check out what Dr. Blumenthal has to say on his latest blog post.
Aug 26, 2014
Will my vein treatments be covered by my insurance? See what Dr. Blumenthal has to say.
Aug 19, 2014
Wonder if topical creams treat stretch marks? See what Dr. Blumenthal of the Vein Center & CosMed, located in St. Louis, has to say.
Jul 31, 2014
Ever wonder what the recovery process is like for tattoo removal? Read our blog for more information or call 314-966-6100.
May 22, 2014
Learn if you can get a tattoo on the same spot where a tattoo was removed by Dr. Blumenthal in St. Louis, Missouri
May 21, 2014
Dr. Blumenthal from the Vein Center & CosMed in St. Louis, Missouri discusses why some tattoos take longer to remove than others.