Spider and varicose veins are skin concerns that can be detrimental to your self-esteem, and makes you want to hide your skin. Not only are they aesthetically displeasing, they can also cause major discomfort and pain. Some varicose veins can put you at risk of blood clots or open sores. These veins appear because the veins themselves have become damaged. In order to treat this, dermatologists can use laser treatments. You will need treatment if you are suffering from any of these symptoms.
- Sever Pain
- Blood Clots
- Skin Problems Associated with Varicose Veins
How Do We Treat Varicose Veins?
The Cynosure Elite Laser used at Plastic Surgery Arts of West Michigan targets and destroys the damaged blood vessels within the veins to help the veins heal, then causing them to visibly disappear. This treatment does not damage the outer layer of the skin as it targets the blood vessels within the vein.
What is the Varicose Vein Treatment Recovery Process?
After the treatment you may feel side effects like bruising, swelling, or discoloration. The doctor may want you to wear compression stockings for a certain amount of time following the procedure to help with the veins. Dr. Dodde will give you specific after care instructions to ensure that your treatment results are amazing.