Varicose Vein Surgery

Varicose Veins: Frequently Asked Questions

What are varicose veins? Varicose veins are abnormally enlarged superficial veins usually seen in the thigh and leg. In the majority of cases, these large superficial veins are of a cosmetic nuisance. These veins connect with the deep veins of the leg and play a minor role in the transfer of blood ... Continue Reading

Varicose Veins: Frequently Asked Questions

What are varicose veins? Varicose veins are abnormally enlarged superficial veins usually seen in the thigh and leg. In the majority of cases, these large superficial veins are of a cosmetic nuisance. These veins connect with the deep veins of the leg and play a minor role in the transfer of blood ... Continue Reading

Varicose Vein Surgery

The number of non-surgical treatment options for varicose veins has proliferated in recent years, and some of those treatments have shown better patient outcomes than surgery, with fewer complications. As a result, doctors are performing fewer vein-removal surgeries than before. Still, surgical tre ... Continue Reading

Varicose Vein Surgery

The number of non-surgical treatment options for varicose veins has proliferated in recent years, and some of those treatments have shown better patient outcomes than surgery, with fewer complications. As a result, doctors are performing fewer vein-removal surgeries than before. Still, surgical tre ... Continue Reading

Vein Ligation and Stripping

Vein ligation and stripping are two surgical procedures used for the treatment of varicose veins, which are large, swollen surface veins that usually occur in the legs. Stripping and ligation have been standard procedures for varicose veins since the early 20th century with only a few changes. Howev ... Continue Reading

Vein Ligation and Stripping

Vein ligation and stripping are two surgical procedures used for the treatment of varicose veins, which are large, swollen surface veins that usually occur in the legs. Stripping and ligation have been standard procedures for varicose veins since the early 20th century with only a few changes. Howev ... Continue Reading