How Does Diabetes Injure the Arteries to Cause Peripheral Arterial Disease?


What do diabetes, arteries and peripheral arterial disease have in common? People with diabetes who have uncontrolled blood sugars for a long time are at high risk of developing blood vessel damage and peripheral artery disease (PAD). However, not every person with diabetes develops PAD. Results from the Framingham Heart Study show that up to … Continue reading How Does Diabetes Injure the Arteries to Cause Peripheral Arterial Disease?

Dr. Suzanne Slonim Is a Featured Speaker at Duncanville Rotary Club on April 2, 2019


For Immediate Release: Duncanville, Texas — Dr. Suzanne Slonim, an interventional radiologist at Precision Vascular and Interventional, is an expert on Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE) as a treatment for fibroids. On April 2, 2019, the Duncanville Rotary Club will feature Dr. Slonim as a speaker to share her expertise with over 30 rotary club members … Continue reading Dr. Suzanne Slonim Is a Featured Speaker at Duncanville Rotary Club on April 2, 2019

Varicocele and Premature Ejaculation


Varicocele and Premature Ejaculation: How Are These Linked? Is There an Association Between Varicocele and Premature Ejaculation Along with Prostatitis Symptoms? Men with untreated varicoceles often show up with the complaint of “premature ejaculation,” or ejaculating too soon (abbreviated as PE). In fact, PE appears to be the only and major sexual complain in these … Continue reading Varicocele and Premature Ejaculation

Drug-Eluting Balloons to Treat Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)


What Are Drug-Eluting Balloons? Drug-eluting balloons, or DEBs, are balloons coated with medicines (like paclitaxel) to improve the patency of the narrowed blood vessels in peripheral arterial disease (PAD). These balloons coat the inner walls of the affected blood vessels and prevent them from getting blocked again. Hence, scientific experts also refer them to as … Continue reading Drug-Eluting Balloons to Treat Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)