Radiofrequency Occlusion Questions

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After having radiofrequency occlusion on one leg, how long before the same procedure can be performed on the opposite leg?
I have minor reflux on both calves (small saphenous vein) and will be scheduled for VNUS radiofrequency occlusion. My doctor said we could do one leg first and another leg the next day. Is it too soon...
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Will I be able to exercise soon after Radiofrequency Occlusion?
I love to work out, and am in an athletic training program that requires I stay in good shape in the off-season. How much time should I expect to refrain from exercise after Radiofrequency Occlusion?
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Is there a treatment for nerve damage after radiofrequency vein ablation?
I had this procedure done 3 weeks ago, and I'm in constant pain, with burning and numbness feelings. I have tried pain rx and anti-inflammatories. Is there any treatment for this post op complication?
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What would be the effects of not wearing of compression stockings after vein surgery?
What would be the adverse effects for not wearing compressive stockings after RF ablation of GSV and foam sclerotherapy?
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How soon after radiofrequency occlusion should I see results?
When should I start seeing the results after the Radiofrequency Occlusion procedure is performed? When should I start to see my lower legs clearing of the dark marks?
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Is it right to use general anesthesia for RF Endovenous ablation instead of local anesthesia?
If the patient can tolerate the pain during the RF endovenous ablation of varicose veins, is it possible that they can use conscious sedation for the procedure? Is it also possible that the procedure ...
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Can deep vein reflux get worse after saphenous vein ablation?
I have deep vein reflux (incompetent femoral, common femoral and poplitetal veins) with great saphenous vein reflux, I had saphenous vein radio frequency ablation and ambulatory phlebotomy on my right...
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Lower shin numbness and pain since having radiofrequency occlusion on Sept. 2nd.
I had this procedure on Sept 2 and have numbness with occasional pain in my lower shin. I do wear compression stockings. Is this normal?
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Pain four years after vein ablation
I had a vein ablation 4 yrs ago and have had blue discoloration on calf since procedure where the doctor injected the spider vein treatment solution. I've had occasional pain until eight months ago, n...
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Why does it feel like my veins are filling up with blood?
I had 2 radiofrequency ablations (great + small saphenous), 3 laser perforators, and 2 ambulatory phlebectomies (calf + thigh). After 2 weeks, I weirdly feel blood filling in side/back lower calf /ank...
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My radiofrequency ablation procedure was not successful because my perforator vein moved, is this normal?
Radiofrequency Occlusion - 10 months ago
I had a venous ulcer that I treated myself and it finally healed. Following that, I had a dr. perform radiofrequency ablation, which was not successful. According to the doctor, my perforator vein wig...
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Is radiofrequency occlusion the same as laser vein treatments?
I've been trying to do some research, and I'm getting confused. How is radiofrequency occlusion different from endovenous laser ablative treatments? When should one procedure be used over the other ...
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Can Radiofrequency Occlusion be used to treat spider veins?
Is Radiofrequency Occlusion good to treat spider veins?
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I have a stabbing pain 10 days after radiofrequency ablation therapy, is this normal?
I have a stabbing pain like an ice pick and the top of my foot has been burning severely since my radiofrequency ablation 10 days ago. Is this normal? All of the pain is below the point of entry of ...
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What is the recovery time?
I had the venous doppler ultrasound done and I have a vein leaning against another causing numbness feeling and foot swelling b/c of the reflux. I am on warfarin and have a vena cava in already. This...
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According to my doctor, the radiofrequency ablation performed on my legs was not successful because my veins kept moving. Is this normal?
I had radiofrequency ablation performed on both of my legs due to superficial venous reflux and varicose veins. The procedure was not successful on either. According to my doctor, it was because my ve...
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Should I have pain 1 week after Radiofrequency Occlusion surgery?
I had this procedure 1 week ago and am having more pain than the surgical procedure itself.
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How costly is the Radiofrequency Occlusion procedure?
Will insurance cover the cost? Does the procedure involve an overnight hospital stay I will need to budget for?
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Is RFA recommended for AVM?
My 15 year old has an AVM that the doctors want to do an RFA on. Will this burn the nerves and seal it? Is this a common procedure for this condition? It is deep in his thigh and they said they woul...
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