Varicose Veins

We know that varicose veins can be unsightly and embarassing for some people, especially during important social events.

Varicose vein treatmentLuckily, you do not have to continue feeling uncomfortable about your varicose vein condition. Carrato Surgical Associates has several options for dealing with varicose veins, depending on the type and extent of your condition.

When vein valves do not open and close properly, blood can collect in the veins. These enlarged veins are called varicose veins. In many cases, a combination of surgery, compression stockings and elevating the legs works best to treat the faulty veins.

When performing surgery, Dr. Carrato generally uses local, spinal or general anesthesia, and the patient usually returns home the same day.