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What are the treatment options for venous insufficiency and varicose veins?

Central Valley vein and wound offers several different types of vein treatments that are available to treat varicose veins and spider veins. We are proud to to offer all vein treatments in our outpatient office settings in Fresno, Clovis, Selma, Hanford, and Visalia.

Call our office at 559-491-4910 or have your doctor fax us at

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The most common vein treatments include:

  1. Sclerotherapy: Sclerotherapy is a minimally invasive procedure that involves injecting a solution into the affected vein, causing it to collapse and eventually fade away. This treatment is commonly used for spider veins and small varicose veins.

  2. Radiofrequency ablation (RFA): RFA is a minimally invasive procedure that uses radiofrequency energy to heat and collapse the affected vein. This treatment is also typically used for larger varicose veins.

  3. Venous stenting: Venous stenting involves placing a small metal tube (stent) into the affected vein to help keep it open and improve blood flow. This treatment is typically used for more severe cases of venous insufficiency.

  4. Ambulatory phlebectomy: Ambulatory phlebectomy is a minimally invasive procedure that involves removing the affected vein through small incisions in the skin. This treatment is typically used for larger varicose veins that cannot be treated with sclerotherapy or RFA.

  5. Compression therapy: Compression therapy involves wearing special compression stockings or bandages to help improve blood flow and reduce swelling in the affected veins. This treatment is often used in combination with other vein treatments to help manage symptoms and prevent recurrence.

Overall, the type of vein treatment that is most appropriate for each patient depends on the severity and location of the affected veins, as well as the individual patient's medical history and preferences. It is important to consult with a healthcare provider who specializes in vein treatments to determine the most appropriate treatment plan for your specific needs.

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