Evolve Medical are pleased to have Mr Dominic Dodd within the team to offer treatment for Varicose leg veins and prominent facial veins.
There are different options for treatment which will be discussed and decided upon following a consultation.
The following are the procedures available
- EVLA endovenous laser ablation
- ClosureFast radiofrequency ablation
- Venaseal adhesive non-thermal vein closure
- Foam and microsclerotherapy
What is EVLA
Using an ultrasound the vein is identified and a laser fibre is passed inside a small tube into the vein sealing it from top to bottom
Does the procedure hurt?
Local Anaesthetic will be used to numb the area to make the process as comfortable as possible
How does it work?
The infrared beam is passed through the vein using a laser fibre
How long does the procedure take?
The procedure takes around 40 minutes
What are the risks
The treatment is very safe. There are rare risks of Deep vein Thrombosis.
The most common risk is bruising and discomfort
Please select ‘Consultations – Minor Surgeries’ in the booking form to book your Varicose Vein consultation.