Font Size: Increase | Decrease

How is foam sclerotherapy used to treat varicose veins?

more videos from this doctor

» Watch Next Video by Zachary Rattner, MD - Can you always cure varicose veins?

Video Overview

How is foam sclerotherapy used to treat varicose veins? Foam sclerotherapy is a technique that has become more popular in the last five to 10 years. And you can use it in almost any clinical setting. You need ultrasound and you need to know how to use it correctly. And when you combine ultrasound with the correct techniques, you can use foam sclerotherapy to treat almost any varicose vein. I want to emphasize, though, that in order to threat the patient most effectively, that is one technique, it is an excellent one, but it is best used in combination with other techniques that gives you the best, most durable result.

Disclaimer: The information found on this website is intended to be general medical information; it is not a medical diagnosis or medical advice. Specific medical advice can only be given with full knowledge of all of the facts and circumstances of your health situation. You should seek consultation with a doctor familiar with your medical condition. Posting a question on this website does not create a doctor-patient relationship. All questions you post will be available to the public; do not include confidential information in your question.