Medical practice schedules free leg screenings

Brad Case
Brad Case

Valley Surgical, Aesthetics and Vein Care in Grand Junction has scheduled a free screening day for leg ailments. The event is set for 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. March 17 at 2478 Patterson Road, Suite 4. For an appointment or more information, call 773-1946.

Dr. Brad Case, owner of Valley Surgical, Aesthetics and Vein Care, will conduct screenings for a range of conditions, including non-healing sores, pain, restless legs, spider veins, ulcers and varicose veins.

According to the Vascular Disease Foundation, by the age of 50 nearly 40 percent of women and 20 percent of men suffer significant leg vein problems. “Vein problems can hurt and interfere with daily activities if you do not receive the right diagnosis and treatment,” Case said.