While spider veins can seem like a frustrating or embarrassing fact of life, the truth is they don't have to be! A Wirth Plastic Surgery, our spider vein treatment can clear your skin and restore your confidence.
How much does sclerotherapy treatment cost?
The cost of your treatment will likely range between $200 to $500 per treatment, depending on the size and number of veins we need to address. Some may require more treatments than others, and we will provide an accurate cost for your treatment will be entirely determined during your professional examination at Wirth Plastic Surgery.
I am pregnant, can I still get sclerotherapy?
If you are pregnant, we recommend waiting until the baby comes and you’ve finished breastfeeding before undergoing sclerotherapy. If you have any questions or would like to discuss your future plans, we are happy to offer an in-person consultation.
What are varicose veins?
Varicose veins are veins that have become enlarged, twisted and often bulge. They tend to be superficial veins and most often appear just under the skin in your legs. While they aren’t a medical emergency, varicose veins can cause discomfort, pain, and develop into a more serious condition.
What are spider veins or thread veins?
Spider veins (also called thread veins) are small pink and purple veins that appear due to hormone changes, obesity, trauma, and fluctuations in hormone levels. Spider veins are most common in men and women between the ages of 30-50 and are harmless but unsightly.
Is Sclerotherapy painful?
You may feel a little sting after the injection for a few minutes, but most patients do not require any anesthesia and report the procedure to be virtually painless.
What to do to prepare for sclerotherapy?
There is no preparatory work to be done to receive sclerotherapy treatment. Once you have met with Dr. Wirth and have undergone an examination, all you need to do is show up for your appointment.