Patient Q&A’s

For more detailed information visit out Venous Conditions and Venous Treatments pages.

WHY DO I HAVE VARICOSE VEINS?
WHAT CAUSES VARICOSE VEINS?
WHAT ARE THE TYPICAL SYMPTOMS ASSOCIATED WITH VARICOSE VEINS?
WHAT CAN HAPPEN IF VARICOSE VEINS ARE LEFT UNTREATED?
DO I HAVE TO UNDERGO SURGERY, SUCH AS VEIN STRIPPING?
WHAT IS ENDOVENOUS LASER TREATMENT (EVLT)?
WHAT HAPPENS TO BLOOD FLOW WHEN THE DISEASED VEIN IS CLOSED BY LASER TREATMENT?
HOW EFFECTIVE IS EVLT?
DO I NEED TO BE HOSPITALIZED TO HAVE EVLT DONE?

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