Increase your blood flow with compression stockings. We offer an variety of compression stockings here at Phoenix Heart. We are happy to fit you for the right size and color.
You wear compression stockings to improve blood flow in the veins of your legs. Compression stockings gently squeeze your legs to move blood up your legs. This helps prevent leg swelling and, to a lesser extent, blood clots.
If you have varicose veins, spider veins, or have just had surgery, your health care provider may prescribe compression stockings.
Wearing stockings helps with:
Talk to your provider about what kind of compression stockings are right for you. There are many different compression stockings. They come in different:
Call your health insurance or prescription plan:
Put on stockings first thing in the morning before you get out of bed. Your legs have the least amount of swelling early in the morning.
If it's hard for you to put on the stockings, try these tips:
Keep the stockings clean:
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