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How can I get rid of varicose veins?

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Dr. Joel Gotvald
Surgery - Vascular

In brief: See Vascular Surgeon

Varicose vein disease in a complex condition that needs thorough evaluation by a vascular surgeon prior to considering treatment.
The therapy will depend on your particular anatomy, which is evaluated with ultrasound first. Based on your exam, the therapy could range from needing sclerotherapy to phlebectomy surgery to thermal catheter ablation. Vascular surgeons can provide all the treatments.

In brief: See Vascular Surgeon

Varicose vein disease in a complex condition that needs thorough evaluation by a vascular surgeon prior to considering treatment.
The therapy will depend on your particular anatomy, which is evaluated with ultrasound first. Based on your exam, the therapy could range from needing sclerotherapy to phlebectomy surgery to thermal catheter ablation. Vascular surgeons can provide all the treatments.
Dr. Joel Gotvald
Dr. Joel Gotvald
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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional

In brief: For good info

Go to sirweb.Org.
Click on patient tab at top of page. Then click on varicose veins at the left side of the page. There is a doctor finder also at this site, which can help you find an interventional radiologist in your area. This doctor can provide the diagnostic and the therapeutic care for your varicose veins.

In brief: For good info

Go to sirweb.Org.
Click on patient tab at top of page. Then click on varicose veins at the left side of the page. There is a doctor finder also at this site, which can help you find an interventional radiologist in your area. This doctor can provide the diagnostic and the therapeutic care for your varicose veins.
Dr. Michael Korona
Dr. Michael Korona
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Dr. Joel Gotvald
Vascular surgeons are considered experts in the field of varicose vein management, as they have completed a formal residency & felllowship that exclusively focuses on surgical & interventional treatment of vascular diseases. Vascular surgeons are able to provide all therapies & therefore offer all options including surgery when needed. They devote their entire career to vascular disease management
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