Recent numbers have been released by Medical Technologies, the company which has developed VNUS Closure Fast treatment for varicose veins that the number of patients using the technique has increased to 500,000 globally. From the United States to Europe the procedure is readily used for varicose vein removal. Millions of people worldwide suffer from gnarled and ropy venous disease, which has the potential to lead to more threatening ailments like Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT).
A press release from PR News Wire said, “VNUS solutions have also achieved widespread acceptance among medical insurers, with all major US health insurance insurers covering radiofrequency vein ablation for patients with symptomatic varicose veins and venous reflux. In addition, the VNUS procedure is available in 40 countries and is covered by the national health insurance systems in the UK and France.”
The procedure aids in removal and promotes circulation and blood flow through the veins. Patients, physicians and Medical Technologies is thrilled at the prospect of this technology, especially considering it has the potential to treat millions of patients plagued with such discomfort in their legs and veins.