Spider veins are small red, blue or purple veins on the surface of the skin. Spider veins often do not cause pain, but simply appear unattractive. Varicose veins are different from spider veins - they are larger, distended veins that are located deeper below the surface of the skin than the smaller spider veins.Request a Consultation
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Mitchel GoldmanDouble-board certified dermatologist and cosmetic surgeon, Dr. Mitchel Goldman M.D. is the founder and Medical Director of Goldman Butterwick & Associates, Cosmetic Laser Dermatology. After graduating Boston University and Stanford University Medical School, Dr. Goldman has pioneered research on multiple laser techniques, skin rejuvenation, and vein therapy. Dr. Goldman is the Director of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery Dermatologic Surgery Fellowship Program and has practice/hospital affiliations with Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla, California.