Vein Removal

Veins are tubular vessels that carry the oxygen depleted blood back to the heart. If these veins are doing this noble service, what is the necessary to have them removed? Well, as long as these veins do their job perfectly, there is no need for them to be removed. The trouble starts when these veins get transformed into varicose veins – swollen, entangled, bulging and blue or purple in color. These varicose veins are developed when the tiny valves that are present inside them stop working and allow the back flow.

Definitely it is not a life threatening medical ailment, nevertheless they are neither desirable for their cosmetic appearance nor for the further complications it can produce. The symptoms of varicose veins are aches in legs, swollen feet, and ankles and itchy skin in the affected part of the leg. If left untreated, varicose veins may lead to leg ulcer and present unnecessary complications.

Treatments

Surgeons at Skinovate provide the best vein removal treatment in Pune with the latest technologies and techniques. Several methodologies of treatments such as compression stockings, surgeries, Sclerotherapy, Endovenous Laser Treatment (EVLT) are adapted to treat varicose or spider veins. But the first and foremost mode of line of attack is through compression stockings.

Surgeries

Surgeries are also performed under general anesthesia to remove the large blocked varicose veins. Surgeons employ the technique called ligation and stripping, in which the veins are tied in the affected leg and later removed by pulling.

Sclerotherapy

This is the suitable mode of treatment for patients where the varicose veins are not large in size. The chemical or foam is injected into the affected veins, which forms the scar and seals them.

Endovenous laser treatment (EVLT)

This is one of the latest techniques adapted to treat varicose veins through lasers. A laser beam is passed through catheter which is perfectly positioned near the affected varicose vein. A spurt of energy beams are released through lasers which heats up and finally seals the veins.

With vast domain knowledge, our surgeons at Skinovate perform all methodologies of varicose and spider vein treatment. The best suited line of treatment is selected only after analyzing the history of the patient and severity of the problem.