Are Varicose Veins Dangerous?

Are Varicose Veins Dangerous?

Steven Kim, MD Blog

Varicose veins can make you feel self-conscious about the way your legs look, leading you to try to hide them. But are varicose veins simply a cosmetic issue, or are they actually dangerous? Like so much in life, the answer is, “it depends.” Varicose veins form when the one-way valves in the veins stop operating properly, allowing blood to pool …

How Regenerative Medicine Can Help Your Sports Injury

How Regenerative Medicine Can Help Your Sports Injury

Richard Kang, MD Blog

Regenerative medicine is a relatively new field that has revolutionized the treatment of both injuries and illnesses. It enhances the body’s natural healing processes, shortening healing times and reducing pain. Using a regenerative approach to sports injuries can help you get back on the field faster, with a lower risk for reinjury. At CORE Medical & Wellness, we can use …

Cosmetic Dermatology: Enhancing Aesthetics

Cosmetic Dermatology: Enhancing Aesthetics

Kristin Freda Blog

As opposed to medical dermatology, cosmetic dermatology focuses on improving the appearance and aesthetics of the skin, hair, and nails. Cosmetic dermatology has become quite popular, with more than 12 billion minimally invasive procedures performed each year. At CORE Medical & Wellness, our cosmetic dermatology services fall into three categories: laser treatments, skincare and injectables, and skin care products. Here …

Sports Medicine: What You Should Know

Sports Medicine: What You Should Know

Richard Kang, MD Blog

If you or your child sustain an injury during exercise, sports, or other physical activity, you may be referred to a sports medicine specialist for assessment and treatment. If you have never seen a sports doctor before, you might wonder what to expect. Here is what you should know. Sports medicine doctors may come from a variety of medical backgrounds, …

Non-Surgical Laser Treatment for Varicose Veins:

Non-Surgical Laser Treatment for Varicose Veins: What You Should Know

Steven Kim, MD Blog

In the United States, approximately 1 in 5 adults are affected by varicose veins. These twisted, rope-like veins in the legs are often a cosmetic concern, but they can also cause aching pain. They are caused by a disease known as superficial venous insufficiency, in which tiny valves in the veins do not operate properly, allowing blood to pool. Traditional …

Dr. Steven Kim Joins CORE Medical & Wellness

Varicose Vein Expert Dr. Steven Kim Joins CORE Medical & Wellness in Lyndhurst, NJ

Steven Kim, MD Blog

CORE Medical & Wellness is a multidisciplinary practice that specializes in Non-Surgical Orthopedics, Spine, and Sports Medicine, Interventional Pain Management, Adult and Pediatric Dermatology, Cosmetic Dermatology and Aesthetics, Men’s and Women’s Health, and Vein Disease Treatments. To learn more about CORE Medical & Wellness located at 256 Stuyvesant Ave Lyndhurst, NJ 07071, visit CoreMedicalWellness.com. Click here to read original press …

What are Varicose Veins?

What are Varicose Veins?

Steven Kim, MD Blog

Varicose veins are extremely common, affecting roughly 1 in 5 adults in the United States. They are twisted, rope-like veins that typically appear in the legs. Some people’s varicose veins are primarily a cosmetic concern, while others suffer from aching pain. Varicose veins are caused by a disease known as superficial venous insufficiency. When veins function normally, tiny one-way valves …

What Is Interventional Pain Management?

What Is Interventional Pain Management?

Richard Kang, MD Blog

Pain, whether acute or chronic in nature, is notoriously difficult to treat. Everyone’s subjective experience of pain is unique, so even two people with exactly the same condition could feel pain in radically different ways. Likewise, what works to alleviate one person’s pain may not touch someone else’s pain. Yet too often, patients with pain are given standard medications to …