North Central Office
540 Madison Oak,
San Antonio, TX 78258
(Stone Oak Medical Office Bld. at North Central Baptist Hospital)
Live Oak Office
12413 Judson Rd., Suite 250
Live Oak, TX 78233
As always, you can contact our office to answer any questions or concerns.
Raynaud's Disease is a disorder that affects the hands and feet. It is caused by contraction of the smooth muscles controlling the small arteries supplying circulation into the hands and feet. This contraction, called a vasospasm, makes the arteries so small that they restrict blood flow. Exposure to cold temperature can often bring on a vasospasm.
Raynaud's Disease has no known cause and is most common in young women. Staying warm and exercising regularly to maintain healthy blood circulation throughout the body can help offset the disease.