How soon after sclerotherapy can I play tennis, run, and dance?

Sclerotherapy . 6 answers . 3 years ago

How soon after sclerotherapy can I play tennis? run? dance?

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2 years ago by General Vascular Surgery Group

I tell my patients the next day.
Michael D. Ingegno, MD

2 years ago by General Vascular Surgery Group (View Profile)

I tell my patients the next day.
Michael D. Ingegno, MD


2 years ago by Bella MD Laser Vein and Aesthetic Center

Depends on size of veins but usually a few days.
David A. Engleman M.D.

2 years ago by Bella MD Laser Vein and Aesthetic Center (View Profile)

Depends on size of veins but usually a few days.
David A. Engleman M.D.


2 years ago by Vein Specialties of St. Louis

As we usually use compression stockings after sclerotherapy, it is a little difficult to be quite that active. That said, I have lot of patients who do exercise etc in their hose. My patients typically wear the stockings for 24/7 days and then they are out of them. In that time, they live, sleep and shower in them. It works for them especially in the hot weather.
Norman N. Bein MD FACS RVT

2 years ago by Vein Specialties of St. Louis (View Profile)

As we usually use compression stockings after sclerotherapy, it is a little difficult to be quite that active. That said, I have lot of patients who do exercise etc in their hose. My patients typically wear the stockings for 24/7 days and then they are out of them. In that time, they live, sleep and shower in them. It works for them especially in the hot weather.
Norman N. Bein MD FACS RVT


2 years ago by Angelo N. Makris MD

Post procedure will vary by the treating physician.

2 years ago by Angelo N. Makris MD (View Profile)

Post procedure will vary by the treating physician.


2 years ago by Heart and Vein Center

You can do any activity you want begining the same day, provided you wear your compression stockings.
Dr Farhy

2 years ago by Heart and Vein Center (View Profile)

You can do any activity you want begining the same day, provided you wear your compression stockings.
Dr Farhy


3 years ago by Vanish Vein and Laser Center

There is no downtime following sclerotherapy. The only restrictions I place on patients are not to soak in a hot tub for 48 hours after the procedure and to wear compression for the same amount of time.. They can resume all physical activity immediately.

3 years ago by Vanish Vein and Laser Center (View Profile)

There is no downtime following sclerotherapy. The only restrictions I place on patients are not to soak in a hot tub for 48 hours after the procedure and to wear compression for the same amount of time.. They can resume all physical activity immediately.


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