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The Potential Causes of Your Pelvic Pain Jun 4th, 2020

Many women experience problems with long-term or chronic pelvic pain that is related to pelvic congestion syndrome. This condition is linked to problems with the blood vessels (veins) that carry blood back to your heart. Ali Golshan, MD, is a vascular specialist well-known for his expertise in providing nonsurgical treatments...

Are Varicose Veins and Spider Veins Preventable? May 1st, 2020

Most often appearing on the legs, varicose veins and spider veins can make it tough to enjoy the skin-baring, beach-loving fashions of Southern California. Along with their cosmetic concerns, these visible veins can also cause pain, swelling, and discoloration in your legs. Ali Golshan, MD, is a leading vascular expert...

What are Uterine Fibroids and When do They Require Treatment? Apr 10th, 2020

Uterine fibroids are a common occurrence in women, many of whom don’t even realize they have these benign tumors. For others, however, uterine fibroids can cause significant pelvic discomfort, heavy menstrual bleeding that can last for weeks, and a variety of other obnoxious symptoms. So, what are uterine fibroids and...

Tighten Muscles Without Stepping Foot In the Gym with Emsculpt Mar 17th, 2020

Emsculpt® is a body-contouring treatment that’s FDA-cleared and clinically proven to tighten and define muscle as it burns fat. Ali Golshan, MD, is highly regarded for his impressive medical skill and expertise as a double board-certified interventional radiologist and vascular expert who specializes in nonsurgical vein treatment. He’s also well-known...

Learn About How Balloon Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stenting Can Help Treat PAD Feb 14th, 2020

Like the arteries carrying blood to your heart and brain, the vessels that supply blood to your arms and legs (peripheral arteries) can become clogged with fatty deposits on the inner walls (plaque). Balloon angioplasty, atherectomy and stenting are  minimally invasive procedures that may be used to open narrowed arteries...

What Causes Ankle Discoloration? Dec 31st, 2019

The human body is fairly good at throwing up warning flags when there’s a problem. If your ankles are taking on an unpleasant color, this could be just such a warning signal. And with most things, addressing these red flags early on, in this case ankle discoloration, the better you’re...

Why Winter is a Great Time to Banish Varicose and Spider Veins Dec 3rd, 2019

Unsightly varicose and spider veins can cause a slump in self-confidence. Not only are they unpleasant cosmetically, but if left untreated, spider and varicose veins can increase your risk for blood clots, ulcers, and other health conditions.  At Beach Wellness MD in Los Angeles, California, Dr. Ali Golshan uses two...

When are Varicose Veins More Than Just a Cosmetic Concern? Nov 11th, 2019

Varicose veins, those bulging red or purple lines on your legs, can be embarrassing and make you self-conscious. But regardless of how you feel about their appearance, it’s important that you know about their potential impacts on your overall health. At Beach Wellness MD, top vascular specialist Ali Golshan, MD...

Do You Have Risk Factors for Peripheral Arterial Disease? Oct 29th, 2019

The arteries around your heart are your coronary arteries and the ones in your neck that supply blood to your brain are your carotid arteries. The others are your peripheral arteries, which can be affected by peripheral arterial disease (PAD). Most often, PAD affects the arteries that go to your...