Spider veins and varicose veins are a common disease
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Vein doctor, vein specialist. A phlebologist is a doctor who specialises in diseases of the veins.
In Germany, phlebologists have usually qualified initially in the specialties of surgery, dermatology, general practice medicine, or internal medicine.
The necessary knowledge in phlebology is gained during 1½ years of specialist training under an authorised superior with a great deal of experience in the field.