Sclerotherapy

Varicose and spider veins can keep you from wearing the clothes you want and affect your self-confidence.

If you have visible varicose SPIDER veins, sclerotherapy can help eliminate them and reveal younger-looking skin.

The Procedure

Sclerotherapy treatment on legs

Sclerotherapy involves the injection of a solution called Asclera® into the spider or varicose vein, causing it to collapse and become less visible. Asclera® is approved by the FDA and has been studied and evaluated for its safety and effectiveness Over time, the body absorbs the treated vein, making it fade further from view. This is a safe and minimally invasive procedure with no incisions or scarring. The results are permanent.

Depending on the number, location, and size of veins being treated, a sclerotherapy treatment may take anywhere from 15-45 minutes. Treatments may need to be repeated every 1-2 weeks until the optimal results are achieved.

Sclerotherapy FAQ’s

Sclerotherapy is for anyone who has unsightly spider or varicose veins and who is not pregnant or has a history of blood clots in the treatment area. It is also not recommended for those who have cardiovascular disease or who have had a heart bypass surgery.

Sclerotherapy should not be painful. A topical numbing agent may be used to help prevent any discomfort.

This procedure is considered safe for most patients. During your consultation, the team at Admire will go over your health history, medications, and current health condition to make sure this is the right procedure for you.

There is no downtime or recovery associated with the procedure. You will be able to resume your normal activities immediately after treatment. You will be advised to wear compression garments following the procedure to help speed the healing process and improve results.

The Mayo Clinic reports that 60 to 80 percent of sclerotherapy treatments are deemed a success. In the cases where results are not noticed after one therapy, a follow-up procedure is usually successful.

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Do unwanted veins keep you from enjoying the clothes you want to wear?

Sclerotherapy is a treatment performed to eliminate small varicose and spider veins. Your provider injects a solution into your vein, causing it to collapse and become less visible. Over time, the body reabsorbs the treated vein and it fades from view. Research shows that 87% of patients in a clinical study were satisfied with their results. It is safe and minimally invasive with no incisions or scarring and the results are permanent.

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