Capitol Vein & Laser Centers - Leesburg

Capitol Vein & Laser Centers - Leesburg

19465 Deerfield Avenue
Suite 410
Lansdowne, VA20176
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Is varicose vein surgery, treatments, or spider vein treatments covered by insurance?
I have some friends who’ve had varicose and spider veins treated, some with surgery and some with injections. Some people said that insurance covered it but others said that it didn’t. What determines insurance coverage for vein treatments?

Coverage by the insurance companies is specific to their own guidelines and your policy. Commonly, there is coverage for symptomatic varicose veins (once conservative treatment has been done). Sclerotherapy for spider veins is usually a non-covered service as it is considered cosmetic by most payers.

Other Answered Questions

Should I wait until after pregnancy to treat a venous insufficiency in the lower leg?
I have had two prior pregnancies but am planning another soon, so should I wait to have EVLT until after? My insufficiency is in a small saphonous vein in the left calf area. I have minor pain and var...Details

What is foam sclerotherapy?
What exactly is foam sclerotherapy, and is it more effective than traditional sclerotherapy?

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