Varicose Veins – Vein Treatment
Serving Detroit, Southfield, Port Huron & Jackson, Michigan
Correct Enlarged Varicose Veins
Varicose veins are large, bulging veins that appear on the legs. Not only are varicose veins unsightly, but they also can cause pain, swelling, itching, and discoloration of the skin. Dr. Rifai has specialized training in vein treatment to correct varicose veins and resolve the symptoms associated with them.
The newest technique for correcting varicose veins uses laser technology to close down the diseased veins.
Varicose Veins- Overview
Dr. Rifai is trained in the latest laser techniques for correcting varicose veins. The usage of laser energy closes down the vein, reducing the appearance on the legs. As a result, any symptoms associated with varicose veins, such as pain, swelling, and itching, are resolved.
Varicose Veins- Recovery
Laser procedures offer major advantages, including quick recovery time and minimal discomfort. You can expect to return to work within 1-2 days after the procedure.
Dr. Rifai has a background in vascular surgery and has received additional training in the latest procedures to address varicose veins and spider veins. Let Dr. Rifai answer any questions you may have during your consultation.
Frequently Asked Varicose Veins Questions
Q: Is the treatment permanent?
Answer: Yes, although, in some patients, new spider or varicose veins may appear later and require additional treatment.
Q: Is the procedure painful?
Answer: There is minimal discomfort with the injection(s) and very mild discomfort after laser treatment.
Q: How quickly can I resume my activities?
Answer: Activities can be resumed almost instantly. The laser procedure will require the use of a compression garment for 10-14 days.