Venous stasis ulcers develop when there is long term swelling and poor blood flow in the veins. As the tissues of the leg start to breakdown, the ulcer forms. It is important to make sure there is no arterial blockage contributing to the ulcer.
You can trust our vascular surgeons with your ulcer treatment. You can schedule an appointment with one of our specialists by calling Vascular Health Partners at (518) 782-3900.
Signs & Symptoms of Ulcers
- Open non healing area on the leg/foot/ankle
- Leathery skin
- Brown pigment of the skin around the ankle
- Swelling of the area
Our vascular surgeons treat patients with ulcers in locations across the Capital Region, NY. Contact us at (518) 782-3900 for more information or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Manish Mehta, Dr. Philip Paty, Dr. Zachary Kostun, Dr. Priya Jayakumar or other members of our vascular surgery team.