Varicose Veins | Maria's Patient Story
Maria F. is a 44-year-old female who presented at the Austin NW Center for Vein Restoration location in Texas with pain, varicosities of both legs, with associated symptoms of pain, heaviness, bleeding, and painful varicose veins. These symptoms had been occurring for more than five years. She works as a cook and is on her feet all day long for more than 12 hours. She does have family history of varicose veins and DVT on her father's side. She has not tried compression stockings.
- Radiofrequency ablation of right leg great saphenous vein (GSV)
- Phlebectomy of right leg varicose veins
- Ultrasound guided foam sclerotherapy of refluxing tributaries in left leg
Patient has been back for her one month and six-month follow-up appointments and has had no new complaints. She is satisfied with the results and says her legs feel like new.
About Dr. Aditya Gupta
Dr. Aditya Gupta, MD, RPVI, D-ABVLM, is board-certified in Internal Medicine, Venous and Lymphatic Medicine, and Vascular Interpretation. He earned his medical degree at Government Medical College and Hospital at Pundab University in Chandigarh, India. He then completed an Internal Medicine Residency at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (Bronx) and was Fellowship trained in Venous and Lymphatic Medicine through the Center for Vein Restoration Fellowship Program.
He is an award-winning medical researcher and was the team leader of the Pulse Polio Immunization Program organized by the World Health Organization during his medical school years.