We’ve all heard of varicose veins. We’ve all heard of spider veins. But, when we tell a patient here at the Vein Institute of New Jersey that the unsightly blue line on their leg or thigh is a reticular vein, we get more than a few quizzical looks.
Microphlebectomy, the medical term for the removal of large or medium-sized protruding varicose veins is a procedure that can work for you. But, it requires a trained physician to evaluate if this is the right treatment to undertake.
This is a great question to ask. At the Vein Institute of New Jersey, we want to ensure you have the best and most accurate information when it comes to your health decisions. Despite its years of existence, laser ablation is still considered a “new” method for ridding oneself of unwanted varicose veins. But, it’s[…]
Are my varicose vein treatments permanent and is it normal to get treated again?
Learn how it's used and why ... What is Foam Sclerotherapy and how does it differ from the Sclerotherapy we have talked about previously? This post will answer those questions and help shed light on vein treatment options available for you at the Vein Institute of New Jersey.
Lasers have been a popular treatment for many cosmetic procedures over the years, including facial resurfacing and removing hair and tattoos. Lasers also are an effective means for removing the underlying causes of varicose veins, specifically venous insufficiency. Clinical studies have demonstrated that laser[…]