Vein problems are not life threatening like artery problems that are associated with cardiovascular diseases, like stroke and heart attack. However, they can cause your legs to feel achy and tired at the end of the day, and cause you to shy away from revealing your legs.
Fortunately, varicose veins are treatable through self-care, endovenous ablation or similar minimally invasive treatments, or surgery. Treatment procedures are aimed at closing the problem veins, such that blood reroutes through other veins in that area. Self-care practices, on the other hand, seek to reduce the symptoms.
During the consultation, your physician will collect information about the problem and rule out any serious concerns with the deep vein system. You can expect:
After the evaluation, you will work with your physician to identify the ideal treatment plan for your unique needs. Several options may be available to you, including:
In severe cases, your doctor may recommend either endoscopic vein surgery or vein stripping and ligation, which both involve cuts and attempts to close the varicose vein.
Dr. Haimesh Shah provides varicose vein treatment in Los Angeles & surrounding areas such as Ventura, Oxnard, Camarillo, Simi Valley, Thousand Oaks & more. We have multiple convenient locations through Los Angeles & Ventura County.
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Ventura Location2991 Loma Vista Rd., Suite A103
Ventura, CA 93003
Oxnard Location300 South A Street, Suite A107
Oxnard, CA 93030
Camarillo Location2460 N. Ponderosa Dr., Suite A101
Camarillo, CA 93010
Simi Valley125 Parrot Ln.
Simi Valley, CA 93065
Thousand Oaks3180 Willow Lane, Suite 210
Thousand Oaks, CA, 91361
Palmdale41210 11th St W, Suite E
Palmdale, CA 93551