Large bulging veins on the back of our hands occur with age as our skin relaxes and thins. There are several reasons why hand skin loses elasticity, but age is the most common one. This condition does not usually cause pain, but the veins do become more noticeable, and due to their bluish color can change the overall coloration of your hands. In some cases bulging veins can be caused by a more serious vascular disease that requires a medical specialist’s attention.


Since there are numerous diagnostic procedures and treatments available, it is important to choose a doctor with the right medical background and access to the latest technology.  Athens Vein & Thoracic Specialists services include the following:

Treatments can be combined with Pro-Nox Nitrous Oxide System for pain and anxiety relief. Athens Vein and Thoracic Specialists is one of the few practices in the area offering this combination of oxygen and nitrous oxide which is effective enough to ease pain and anxiety without medication.