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Sclerotherapy for Spider Veins

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80 million people around the world- mostly women- have varicose and spider veins. Usually, they are inherited, but they can be made worse by standing. Sclerotherapy is a non-surgical office procedure that can treat most surface veins. Medication is injected into a vein using a small needle. The medication irritates the vein walls so that they stick together and are gradually reabsorbed into the body. Eliminating these diseases veins actually improves the circulation and makes the legs healthier.

Depending on the type and severity of the veins, the average number of treatments is anywhere between 3-5, however, as many as 10 may be required.

Varicose/Spider veins are a chronic illness and are subject to recurrence. At Sarnia Anti-Aging Clinic, we use the most current methods to effectively treat visible veins and try to prevent future veins from appearing. In addition, there are several steps that you can take in order to assist your own care.

  • Compression Stockings
  • Wear comfortable stockings
  • Avoid girdles and knew high stockings
  • Exercise regularly

Feel free to call our office at any time to get more information. Consults are free!