SCLEROTHERAPY FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Does it hurt?
No, you will feel tiny pin pricks but the solution used does not burn or sting.

Will I have to wear bandages and for how long?
Yes, compression tape and cotton balls will be applied and should stay on for 48 hours.

Does it treat varicose veins?
No, varicose veins should be treated by a Vascular surgeon.

How long until I see results?
You should see results with in 3-6 weeks. The solution used will irritate the lining of the vessels; therefore, the spider veins may look worse before they look better.

How long do results last?
Once, the vessels are gone, they do not return. Although you may form new spider veins due to contributing factors such as pregnancy, heredity, rapid weight gain or loss or standing for long periods of time.