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What Happens in a Spider Vein Center? How to Find the Best Spider Vein Doctor?

April 01,2020
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What Happens in a Spider Vein Center?

Spider veins are dense clusters of red blood vessels visible on the surface of the skin. They usually appear in dense clusters, like spider webs or tree branches. Spider veins are blood vessels with accumulated blood.

In most cases, spider veins aren’t medically serious. They may pose some discomfort, but they mostly only cause psychological distress due to social anxiety and self-consciousness. However, in some cases, spider veins can be extremely dangerous because they’re caused by underlying venous insufficiency.

If you have varicose veins and spider veins, you may wonder what happens in a spider vein center.

The following is an overview of what you can expect from a good spider vein care specialist:

  • During your initial consultation, the spider vein doctor will look for symptoms of vein disease.
  • The spider vein doctor will use doppler ultrasound to diagnose the root cause of spider veins.
  • If your spider veins aren’t caused by underlying vein disease, they will recommend sclerotherapy spider veins treatments.
  • If your spider veins are caused by underlying vein disease, they will recommend minimally invasive vein treatments like radiofrequency ablation, endovenous laser ablation, and VenaSeal.
  • After the treatment, the vein care specialist will discuss post-operative care, like wearing compression stockings and exercising. You can resume most of your daily activities immediately.

In this article, we give you a detailed overview of what happens in a spider vein center and how to find the best vein care specialist.

Diagnosing the Root Cause of Varicose Veins and Spider Veins

During your initial consultation with the spider vein care specialist, they will study your varicose veins and spider veins. They will also look for symptoms of vein disease, such as frequent leg cramps, restless legs syndrome, the presence of varicose veins, etc. The vein doctor will also discuss your symptoms and medical history.

Following the initial consultation, the vein care specialist will use a vascular imaging method called Doppler Ultrasound to determine why you have spider veins. During this method, the vein doctor will get a visual of the blood flow in your veins, which will help them identify underlying venous insufficiency.

Minimally Invasive Spider Veins Treatment

The vein care specialist will have to curate a minimally invasive spider veins treatment plan based on whether you have underlying venous insufficiency.

If you don’t have underlying vein disease, the vein care specialist will recommend a minimally invasive spider veins treatment called sclerotherapy.

During this minimally invasive procedure, the vein doctor will inject a medicine into your spider veins to fuse the vein walls, thereby turning them into scar tissue. The spider veins will harden and eventually get absorbed by the body, fading away.

If your varicose veins and spider veins are caused by underlying vein disease, the vein care specialist will have to first target the diseased saphenous vein. They will recommend minimally invasive vein treatments like radiofrequency ablation, endovenous laser ablation, and VenaSeal.

During these minimally invasive procedures, the vein care specialist will use heat energy, laser energy, or medical adhesives to collapse the diseased saphenous vein. Once the diseased vein is removed, the accumulated blood will reroute to healthier veins, restoring smooth blood circulation to the heart.

Finally, the vein doctor will use sclerotherapy to remove the visible spider veins from your legs.

 

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Post-Operative Spider Vein Care

Minimally invasive spider veins treatments are non-surgical, painless, and they conclude within an hour with no downtime. As such, you can resume all of your daily activities immediately after the treatment.

However, the vein doctor will recommend the following post-operative spider vein care solutions:

  • Wear compression stockings.
  • Walk and exercise regularly.
  • Keep your legs elevated while sitting.

How to Find the Best Vein Care Specialist?

The following are some of the most important qualities to consider when looking for the best spider vein care specialist:

  • You must look for a vein doctor who is board-certified because that’s an objective guarantee of skills and experience.
  • You must find a vein doctor who is formally recognized by the American Board of Venous Medicine.
  • The best vein doctors specialize in vascular imaging.
  • You should only consult vein care specialists who specialize in the latest minimally invasive treatments for vein disease.
  • The vein care specialist should ideally preside over a great vein treatment center, one that’s equipped with the latest state-of-the-art infrastructure and technologies.
  • The vein doctor should be friendly, patient, and compassionate.
  • You must find a vein doctor who accepts most insurance plans and helps you get the best insurance coverage for your treatment.

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Vein Treatment Clinic is one of the best spider vein clinics, with cities in various parts of the country, including New York, California, New Jersey, Illinois, and Texas.

Our vein center is a part of VIP Medical Group, which is one of the country’s leading collectives of doctors and treatment centers. We have some of the country’s finest Harvard-trained vein doctors who specialize in the latest minimally invasive treatments. Furthermore, our vein clinics are always highly accessible, located in some of the most prominent areas of the cities in which they reside.

For more information, please schedule an appointment with a vein treatment center near your location.

 

 

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Scheduling a consultation with one of our vein treatment experts is one of the best ways to determine the proper resolution for your varicose veins. The treatments can include sclerotherapy, laser or radiofrequency ablation, a medication called Varithena, or procedures such as Venaseal, or Clarivein.

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Contributing Author

Dr. Namrata Khimani

Harvard Trained   |   Spider & Varicose Veins Specialist
Dr. Namrata Khimani is a Harvard Trained Vein Disease specialist; she is known for improving patient wellness with an expert and personalized approach. Her focus is on spider and varicose vein removal, as well as alleviating the many symptoms of chronic venous insufficiency such as leg cramping, swelling and skin discoloration.

Meet our Vein Specialists

Dr. Namrata Khimani

Venous specialist | Harvard Medical School

Dr. Khimani is a nationally recognized leader in the field of venous medicine. She is an expert in Spider Vein and Varicose Vein Treatment based in New York City. While Dr. Khimani treats a variety of patients experiencing varicose vein problems, she also sub-specializes in the treatment of vein disease in women, including those with pregnancy and post-pregnancy related spider and varicose veins.

If you have varicose veins and spider veins, suffer from leg cramps, leg swelling, or restless leg syndrome, come see Dr. Khimani at our Vein Treatment Center NYC. Most procedures are covered by major medical insurances, including Medicare. Call us and get verified today.

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Meet our diplomat-certified team

Dr. Michael Nguyen

VENOUS SPECIALIST | Harvard Medical School

Dr. Michael Nguyen is a world renowned and Harvard trained vein specialist in Manhattan. He leads the team of vein doctors offering the highest level of care at the Spider and Varicose Vein Treatment Center in New York & New Jersey.

As a pioneer in the treatment of varicose veins problems, Dr. Nguyen is considered a top vein expert for developing minimally invasive and customized treatment plans for the many symptoms of venous insufficiency, including leg cramps, skin discoloration on legs, spider vein removal, and restless leg syndrome.

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Dr. Caroline Novak

Venous Specialist | NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY

Dr. Caroline Novak is a double Board Certified vein specialist in Paramus and Clifton, NJ. Dr. Novak is well known for continuously performing the best treatment for spider veins and varicose vein removal in the New Jersey area. She is committed to developing long lasting relationships with her patients, allowing her to personalize a varicose and spider veins treatment plan that successfully meets her patients' goals.

At her Clifton and Paramus vein clinic, Dr. Novak utilizes the latest and most advanced technology to restore patients back to health without unnecessary surgery, and with minimal to no downtime.

There are a variety of minimally-invasive varicose vein treatment options available. Your vein doctor can perform the procedure on-site and have you back on your feet in under an hour.
Meet our diplomat-certified team

Dr. Sareh Rajaee

Venous Specialist | BROWN UNIVERSITY

Dr. Sareh Rajaee is a Board Certified Vascular Surgeon and Vein Disease specialist. She is highly sought after for his expertise and excellent outcomes in spider veins and varicose vein removal. She is proud to serve the New York community at our vein clinic in Manhattan, and the New Jersey community in Clifton & Paramus.

Our vein clinics offer FREE insurance verification– most vein treatments are covered by all major medical insurances, including Medicare.

There are a variety of minimally-invasive varicose vein treatment options available. Your vein doctor can perform the procedure on-site and have you back on your feet in under an hour.
Meet our diplomat-certified team

Dr. Todd Kobrinski

Vein Specialist | GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY

Dr. Todd’s goal as a vein treatment doctor is to help patients achieve the best quality of life. After learning about you, how vein disease is affecting you and why, he is able to craft a customized treatment plan for your spider and varicose veins.

Our vein clinics offer FREE insurance verification– most vein treatments are covered by all major medical insurances, including Medicare.

There are a variety of minimally-invasive varicose vein treatment options available. Your vein doctor can perform the procedure on-site and have you back on your feet in under an hour.
Meet our diplomat-certified team

Dr. Juan Montoya

VASCULAR SPECIALIST | Yale Medical School

Dr. Montoya is a Vein Specialist and Vascular doctor in New York. He is highly sought after for his expertise and excellent outcomes in cardiac surgery, and is now proud to serve the Vein Clinics in Manhattan, NY.

Dr. Montoya performs the latest minimally-invasive vein treatments to treat Chronic Venous Insufficiency; a condition that leads to spider veins and varicose veins, along with symptoms such as leg cramping, pain, and fatigue.

Dr. Juan Montoya
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Dr. Carly Guthrie

VENOUS SPECIALIST | Harvard Medical School

Dr. Carly Guthrie is the co-director of the Spider and Varicose Vein Treatment Clinic in San Diego. Dr. Guthrie is a double Board-Certified vein specialist, and is regarded as one of the top interventional ultrasonographers in the country. In her years of training and on staff at Harvard, she worked with the top venous specialists in the world, attending some of the most complex cases. Her areas of expertise include radiofrequency ablation using ultrasound guidance, sclerotherapy, phlebectomy, and the newly approved VenaSeal technique for treatment of venous insufficiency and varicose veins.

Dr. Guthrie is focused on bringing the newest and most-advanced treatments to Southern California in order to decrease recovery times and improve patient satisfaction.

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Dr. Billy Schoenfeld

VENOUS SPECIALIST | Harvard Medical School

Dr. Schoenfeld has advanced training in ultrasound and venous access, having treated thousands of patients in his career. He is a specialist in the treatment of venous insufficiency and varicose veins, including ultrasound guided radiofrequency ablation, sclerotherapy, and phlebectomy.

Dr. Schoenfeld is focused on introducing new therapies to San Diego, such as the recently FDA-approved VenaSeal procedure for treatment of varicose veins. During his training at Harvard he worked with the best doctors in venous medicine and is now devoted to bringing those state-of-the-art technologies and treatments to Southern California.

Dr. Billy Schoenfeld
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Dr. Calvin Jung

New York University

Dr Calvin Jung is the director and clinical trainer for the Vein Clinics of Houston, Texas. Dr. Jung focuses in minimally invasive treatments for spider vein and varicose vein removal. Most vein treatments are covered by major medical insurances, including Medicare.

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Dr. Jasmine Koo

VENOUS SPECIALIST | UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON

Dr. Jasmine specializes in minimally invasive treatments for spider and varicose vein removal in San Diego, California. Her areas of expertise include Sclerotherapy treatment, radiofrquency ablation, and VenaSeal treatment for chronic venous insufficiency.

Our Vein Clinic San Diego offers FREE insurance verification– most vein treatments are covered by all major medical insurances, including Medicare.

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Namrata
Khimani MD

Triple Certified
Harvard Medical School
Triple Certified
Harvard Medical School
Dr. Namrata Khimani is a nationally recognized leader in the field of venous medicine. She is an expert in Spider Vein and Varicose Vein Treatment based in New York City. If you have varicose veins or lower extremity pain, come see Dr. Khimani at our Vein Treatment Center New York.
Read more >>

Michael
Nguyen MD

Triple Certified
Harvard Medical School

Dr. Michael Nguyen is a world renowned and Harvard trained vein specialist, leading the Spider and Varicose Vein Treatment Center in New York. Dr. Nguyen has been a pioneer in the treatment of varicose veins problems, as well as the many signs of venous insufficiency, including: leg cramps, painful varicose veins, leg swelling, restless leg, and skin discoloration on legs.
Read more >>

Caroline
Novak MD

GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY

Dr. Todd’s goal as a vein treatment doctor is to help patients achieve the best quality of life. After learning about you, how vein disease is affecting you and why, he is able to craft a customized treatment plan for your spider and varicose veins.
Our vein clinics offer FREE insurance verification– most vein treatments are covered by all major medical insurances, including Medicare.
Read more >>

Sareh
Rajaee MD

BROWN UNIVERSITY

Dr. Sareh Rajaee is a Board Certified Vascular Surgeon and Vein Disease specialist. She is highly sought after for his expertise and excellent outcomes in spider veins and varicose vein removal. She is proud to serve the New York community at our vein clinic in Manhattan, and the New Jersey community in Clifton & Paramus.
Our vein clinics offer FREE insurance verification– most vein treatments are covered by all major medical insurances, including Medicare.
Read more >>

Todd
Kobrinski MD

BROWN UNIVERSITY

Dr. Todd’s goal as a vein treatment doctor is to help patients achieve the best quality of life. After learning about you, how vein disease is affecting you and why, he is able to craft a customized treatment plan for your spider and varicose veins.
Our vein clinics offer FREE insurance verification– most vein treatments are covered by all major medical insurances, including Medicare.
Read more >>

Juan
Montoya MD

NYC VEIN SPECIALIST
YALE MEDICAL SCHOOL

Dr. Montoya is a Vein Specialist and Vascular doctor in Manhattan. He is considered one of the best spider vein doctors in Manhattan, having successfully restored thousands of patients back to health, by implementing cutting edge treatments such as radiofrequency ablation, VenaSeal, and sclerotherapy for spider veins.
Read more >>

Carly
Guthrie MD

Double Certified
Harvard Medical School

Dr. Guthrie is the co-director of the Spider and Varicose Vein Treatment Clinic in San Diego. She is recognized as one of the best varicose vein doctors in SD, and has developed a career specializing in minimally invasive varicose vein treatment options.

Read more >>

Billy
Schoenfeld MD

Double Certified
Harvard Medical School

Dr. Schoenfeld is a specialist in the treatment of venous insufficiency and varicose veins, including ultrasound-guided radiofrequency ablation, sclerotherapy, and phlebectomy for spider vein removal. He also has advanced training in ultrasound and venous access, having treated thousands of patients at the Vein Treatment Center in San Diego, CA.

Read more >>

Calvin
Jung MD

NYU MEDICAL SCHOOL

Dr Calvin Jung is the director and clinical trainer for the Vein Clinics of Houston, Texas. Dr. Jung focuses in minimally invasive treatments for spider vein and varicose vein removal. Most vein treatments are covered by major medical insurances, including Medicare.

Read more >>

Jasmine
Koo MD

UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON

Dr. Jasmine specializes in minimally invasive treatments for spider and varicose vein removal in San Diego, California. Her areas of expertise include Sclerotherapy treatment, radiofrquency ablation, and VenaSeal treatment for chronic venous insufficiency.

Our Vein Clinic San Diego offers FREE insurance verification– most vein treatments are covered by all major medical insurances, including Medicare.

Read more >>
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