Spider Vein Removal Edmonton/Sherwood Park & Regina
Do unsightly veins bother you? Varicose veins and spider veins are swollen, twisted veins that usually appear on the legs. Women are more likely to have varicose veins and spider veins. Pregnancy, older age, and obesity can increase your risk of varicose veins and spider veins. Varicose veins and spider veins are often painless and do not usually cause health problems; however, cosmetically, they may be of concern.
“I was uncomfortable in my tennis skirt and in shorts during the summer. I was using makeup to coverup my veins. My treatment at Ethemba Health was so quick and painless! And I really despise needles. I am forever grateful to you Dr. Hatfield!” – Sara, Ethemba Patient
If they do cause concern and you want to have them removed, there are several treatment options Dr. Hatfield can assist you with this condition.
Perhaps you are covering up unsightly veins with makeup, or clothing. You may even be experiencing physical discomfort. If this sounds like you, you are not alone in this common concern! Millions of women and men are bothered by unsightly spider veins or varicose veins.
Dr. Hatfield has been successfully treating varicose and spider veins for over 20 years! He has taught many colleagues over the years his unique proven techniques in the treatment of spider veins. This procedure is quick and extremely effective, with no downtime. Patients walk out of the office within minutes of treatment, with immediate results realized.
Sclerotherapy is a proven, safe and highly effective treatment of vein disease; for over 75 years, physicians have been treating this condition in office.
What does the treatment involve?
A unique solution in injected, causing the vein wall to constrict and eventually close. Over time, the body breaks down the vein and disposes of it naturally. After the initial appointment, patients can expect to return to their normal activities. Avoiding excessive exercise on the day of the treatment is advisable. It is essential to walk immediately following the procedure for 30 minutes a day for the duration of the recovery time. We recommend compression bandages or stockings to enhance healing and help prevent or delay recurrence. Dr. Hatfield can give you a prescription for support stockings or suggest retail outlets to purchase them.
Post Treatment, You can Expect:
Reduced swelling in the ankles with decreased pressure and heaviness in the legs can be expected. You will also see an improvement in the look of the area treated. You will no longer feel the need to cover up. On average, we recommend 1-2 treatments for maximum results.
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