Varicose veins can be treated with a variety of methods that include medical therapies, minimally invasive surgical options and lifestyle changes. The majority of treatment methods can be treated on an outpatient basis due to less invasive options.
Depending on the severity of symptoms and the results of your vein evaluation one or more of the following treatment methods may be used.
- Medical compression stockings
- Lifestyle Changes
- Radiofrequency Ablation
- Laser Ablation
- Ambulatory Phlebectomy
- Ultrasound-Guided Foam Sclerotherapy
- Visual sclerotherapy
- Diagnostic venography with possible venous angioplasty,/stenting, intravascular ultrasound or ovarian vein embolization
To learn more about the treatment of varicose veins and venous insufficiency, you can see Dr. Sanjiv Lakhanpal, President & CEO of Center for Vein Restoration, describes the causes, symptoms, and treatments of venous insufficiency, the underlying cause of varicose veins and spider vein in the video below.