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How to get rid of varicose veins on your legs?
11 doctors weighed in

Dr. Ted King
Phlebology
7 doctors agree
In brief: Ultrasound first
There are a number of good treatment options for getting rid of varicose veins.
Major surgery isn't required any more. The first thing to do is to see a vein specialist/phlebologist. You need to have a standing venous ultrasound exam. The results will then determine what treatment options are available to you, as outlined by drs. Zimmett and nielsen.

In brief: Ultrasound first
There are a number of good treatment options for getting rid of varicose veins.
Major surgery isn't required any more. The first thing to do is to see a vein specialist/phlebologist. You need to have a standing venous ultrasound exam. The results will then determine what treatment options are available to you, as outlined by drs. Zimmett and nielsen.
Dr. Ted King
Dr. Ted King
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Dr. Mark Nielsen
Phlebology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Treatment options
There are many treatment options for treating varicose veins.
While these treatments are very beneficial in treating the varicose veins you have, it is also possible that, in the future, you may develop further varicose veins.

In brief: Treatment options
There are many treatment options for treating varicose veins.
While these treatments are very beneficial in treating the varicose veins you have, it is also possible that, in the future, you may develop further varicose veins.
Dr. Mark Nielsen
Dr. Mark Nielsen
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Dr. Mark Nielsen
Phlebology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Treatment options
There are many treatment options for treating varicose veins.
While these treatments are very beneficial in treating the varicose veins you have, it is also possible that, in the future, you may develop further varicose veins.

In brief: Treatment options
There are many treatment options for treating varicose veins.
While these treatments are very beneficial in treating the varicose veins you have, it is also possible that, in the future, you may develop further varicose veins.
Dr. Mark Nielsen
Dr. Mark Nielsen
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Dr. Steven Zimmet
Aesthetic Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Various treatments
Treatment of varicose veins begins with a consultation with a vein specialist/phlebologist.
A history, physical and duplex ultrasound are critical to understanding your particular pattern of vein problems. A treatment plan is devised based on this information, and could include endovenous ablation, phlebotomy &/or sclerotherapy. Treatment is often quite effective, although new veins may develop.

In brief: Various treatments
Treatment of varicose veins begins with a consultation with a vein specialist/phlebologist.
A history, physical and duplex ultrasound are critical to understanding your particular pattern of vein problems. A treatment plan is devised based on this information, and could include endovenous ablation, phlebotomy &/or sclerotherapy. Treatment is often quite effective, although new veins may develop.
Dr. Steven Zimmet
Dr. Steven Zimmet
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Dr. Frederick Coville
Surgery - Plastics
In brief: Choices
Injections are an option, surgery and laser treatments are other options.
Your choices will depend on the reasons you have these veins. See a vascular surgeon or plastic surgeon to discuss your options.

In brief: Choices
Injections are an option, surgery and laser treatments are other options.
Your choices will depend on the reasons you have these veins. See a vascular surgeon or plastic surgeon to discuss your options.
Dr. Frederick Coville
Dr. Frederick Coville
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