Category: Sclerotherapy

What to Expect and How to Prepare for Your First Microphlebectomy Appointment

Do you have bulging varicose veins that you can clearly see beneath your skin but that are too large to be treated with sclerotherapy or ablation?  Microphlebectomy could be the solution you have been searching for. It can be performed directly in the office and yield excellent results with little downtime. This procedure can give… Continue reading What to Expect and How to Prepare for Your First Microphlebectomy Appointment

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Which Is a Better Choice for You: Sclerotherapy or Endovenous Laser Therapy?

When you’re dealing with issues like varicose (spider) veins, you may turn to solutions like sclerotherapy and endovenous laser therapy (EVLT) for help. However, it can be hard to know which one will best serve your needs and get you the results that you’re looking for.  At Metropolitan Vein and Aesthetic Center, our medical professionals… Continue reading Which Is a Better Choice for You: Sclerotherapy or Endovenous Laser Therapy?

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Why Do Spider Veins Tend to Return After You’ve Had Treatment?

After going through all the trouble of finding a procedure to eliminate your spider veins, having them reappear after treatment can be incredibly frustrating. This is not a product of the procedure and might not even be a problem, depending on the person. But if you experience this occurrence, here are some insights to help… Continue reading Why Do Spider Veins Tend to Return After You’ve Had Treatment?

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Is High Stress Putting Your Vein Health at Risk?

High stress levels can be caused by various factors, including work, school, finances, family, and more. Not to mention, all of the stressors people typically experience have been exacerbated in 2020 by the global pandemic. Therefore, it’s no wonder that excessively high stress may be a more prevalent problem nowadays than it’s been in years… Continue reading Is High Stress Putting Your Vein Health at Risk?

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What is Vein Closure?

Do You Suffer From Varicose Veins? Recent studies have shown that up to 40 million Americans suffer from varicose veins. Also referred to as spider veins, weakened or damaged valves cause varicose veins. The arteries carry blood out from the heart to the rest of the human body, which is then returned to the heart… Continue reading What is Vein Closure?

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What is Foam Sclerotherapy?

With modern medicine comes modern methods for the treatments of ailments, conditions, and diseases. Thankfully we live in a day and age when trusted doctors and cutting-edge techniques can often remedy things that inconvenience us.  Foam Sclerotherapy is certainly one of those things. When it comes to varicose veins, we don’t have to suffer. This… Continue reading What is Foam Sclerotherapy?

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What Types of Doctors Treat Varicose Veins?

We know that plastic surgeons perform plastic surgery and cosmetic surgeons perform cosmetic enhancements. But what about varicose veins? What type of doctor or specialist deals with vein issues? When it comes to varicose vein removal and varicose veins treatment, these procedures should always be performed by a licensed professional with years of expertise in… Continue reading What Types of Doctors Treat Varicose Veins?

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