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What is the Best Vein Treatment in Suffolk County? According to Vein Doctor

June 23, 2020

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Vein Doctor Discusses Vein Treatment in Suffolk County

At Vein Treatment Clinic, Long Island, we’re often asked about our vein treatment process. Our patients often ask us what happens during vein treatment in Suffolk County. Some assume vein treatments are complicated and risky. Some assume vein treatments require surgical procedures or hospitalization. All of those views are incorrect.

Vein Treatment Clinic is one of the most advanced state-of-the-art vein centers in Long Island, and we pride ourselves on providing cutting-edge minimally invasive varicose vein treatment in Suffolk County. Dr. Caroline Novak — our board-certified medical director — diagnoses the root cause of leg veins to curate the ideal varicose vein treatment or spider vein treatment in Suffolk County.

Most of our vein treatments conclude within an hour with no downtime. As such, you can probably resume your daily activities immediately after the treatment. If you’re concerned about your leg veins, please come over to our vein treatment center, located in Lindenhurst, LI, a short 5-minute drive from the southern state parkway on the border of Suffolk County.

However, if you’re still concerned, please continue reading. In this article, we describe every step involved in vein treatment in Suffolk County, LI.

Duplex Ultrasound: Vein Disease Diagnosis

Like most treatments, leg veins treatment must also start with an initial consultation and diagnosis. You can probably find vein doctors who will recommend a spider vein treatment after a cursory glance at your leg veins. However, we encourage you to avoid such vein doctors and only consult a vein clinic that carefully diagnoses the root cause of your spider leg veins and varicose leg veins before curating a treatment plan. However, to understand the importance of diagnosis, we must briefly touch upon the root cause of abnormal leg veins.

Are you concerned about your leg veins? If so, please consult our vein doctor and read this article about what happens during vein treatment in Suffolk County.

Spider veins, varicose veins, and other issues related to leg veins occur because of an underlying circulatory disorder called chronic venous insufficiency. Healthy veins have one-way flaps called vein valves that ensure smooth one-way blood circulation to the heart. Venous insufficiency is a condition in which your vein valves collapse, causing blood to flow backward and accumulate in your leg veins. The continued accumulation of blood in leg veins eventually leads to spider veins and varicose veins, i.e., dilated blood vessels with excess blood.

As such, if your vein doctor treats the superficial leg veins without diagnosing the root cause of leg veins, your spider veins are likely to return later. That’s why the diagnosis of vein disease is crucial.

During your initial consultation, the board-certified vein doctor will examine your leg veins, looking for signs and symptoms of vein disease. Following that, they will schedule a vascular imaging test called Duplex Ultrasound. During the vascular imaging, the vein doctor will use ultrasound to visualize the blood flow in your leg veins. Duplex Ultrasound will determine if you have vein disease, allowing the vein doctor to curate the ideal leg veins treatment.

Radiofrequency Ablation: Varicose Vein Treatment

Radiofrequency ablation is a minimally invasive varicose vein treatment in which the vein doctor uses thermal energy to treat vein disease. The vein doctor creates an incision on the surface of the skin and inserts a catheter, guiding it into the diseased saphenous vein under ultrasound supervision. Once the catheter is lodged in place, the vein doctor activates thermal energy to collapse the diseased vein, restoring smooth blood circulation to the heart. Radiofrequency ablation is covered by most insurance plans because it’s medically necessary.

Endovenous Laser Ablation: Varicose Vein Treatment

Endovenous laser ablation is a minimally invasive varicose vein treatment in which the vein physician uses laser energy to treat vein disease. The board-certified phlebologist creates an incision on the surface of the skin and inserts an endovenous laser, leading it into the problematic saphenous vein under ultrasound guidance. Once the user fiber is in place, the vein doctor activates laser energy, collapsing the diseased vein. The accumulated blood flows to healthier veins, restoring smooth blood circulation to the heart. Endovenous laser ablation is covered by most insurance plans because it’s medically necessary.

VenaSeal: Varicose Vein Treatment

VenaSeal is a minimally invasive varicose vein treatment in which the vein dr injects a vein glue or medical adhesive into the diseased saphenous vein under ultrasound guidance. The vein glue fuses the walls of the leg veins. The accumulated blood flows to healthier veins, restoring healthy blood circulation. Meanwhile, the diseased vein hardens and gets absorbed by the body. VenaSeal is not covered by insurance plans because it’s a relatively new medical procedure.

Sclerotherapy: Spider Vein Treatment

Sclerotherapy is the best spider vein treatment, and it can be used either in isolation or in addition to the varicose vein treatment. During the sclerotherapy spider vein treatment, the vein doctor injects the sclerosant solution into the visible spider veins. Sclerosant acts as a binding agent, fusing the leg veins’ walls, turning them into scar tissues. The accumulated blood flows to healthier veins, and the spider veins eventually get absorbed by the body, fading away from the skin. Spider vein treatment isn’t medically necessary because it doesn’t affect the underlying diseased saphenous vein, but it’s necessary to remove the ugly spider veins on your legs. Sclerotherapy is not covered by insurance plans because it’s not medically necessary.

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Vein Treatment Clinic is the most advanced state-of-the-art vein center in Long Island with one of the country’s finest board-certified vein doctors. For more information, please schedule your vein treatment in Suffolk County today.

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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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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.

Dr. Michael Nguyen
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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. Simon Smith

VENOUS SPECIALIST | Drexel College of Medicine

Dr. Simon Smith is a Board Certified Cardiovascular and Vein Disease Specialist currently serving patients at the Vein Treatment Clinic in Clifton and Wayne, New Jersey.

Dr. Smith is sought after because of his unparalleled skills in RF Ablation, sclerotherapy, and the treatment of skin discoloration on legs. By utilizing advanced vein treatment techniques, Dr. Simon is able to customize a plan specific to each patient, helping them avoid complicated surgeries and unnecessary downtime. With Dr. Simon minimally invasive procedures, patients are able to return to normal activities right after.

Dr. Simon Smith
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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
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 >>

Simon
Smith MD

NJ Vein Specialist
DREXEL COLLEGE OF MEDICINE

Dr. Simon Smith is the best varicose vein doctor in Wayne, NJ. He is sought after because of his unparalleled skills in RF Ablation, sclerotherapy, and the treatment of skin discoloration on legs.
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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