If you have pain in your legs, fullness, tiredness or heaviness, aching, mild swelling at the ankle, you may have varicose veins. Self care such as avoiding excessive standing, wearing support stocking and raising your legs when resting can help. However if you are unable to obtain relief from any self care, it is advisable to seek medical attention to obtain a diagnosis.
Diagnosis is simple and is normally carried out by ultrasound.
There are many types of treatment options for varicose veins including sclerotherapy, ultra sound guided sclerotherpay and laser ablation. Contact us today for an appointment where we can review your treatment options.