(WTNH)– Over the last few months, summer had us in shorts and swimsuits. Some may be self-conscious if they have varicose veins that are noticeable or causing pain and discomfort.

What causes varicose veins and how can you treat them? Dr. Brian Coyle, a vascular surgeon at Midstate Medical Center talks more about the signs and treatments of varicose veins.

Watch the video above for the full interview.