Experts in the cosmetic treatment of varicose veins & spider veins

Joel Gotvald, MD, FACS, RPVI

BOARD-CERTIFIED VEIN SPECIALIST & VASCULAR SURGEON

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How To Get Rid of Ugly Bulging or Painful Leg Veins

Rid Your Legs of Those Ugly Bulging or Painful Leg Veins

Are you one of the unfortunate people who has developed ugly bulging leg veins as you have aged? Are these leg veins causing your legs to ache, swell, cramp, or fatigue? Or are you just tired of your legs looking unsightly? You are not alone. About 25% of women and about 15% of men develop varicose veins during their lifetime. And most of these individuals develop these veins when they are at their peak years of life, i.e. at middle age. They are most commonly a hereditary problem, caused by the genetic failure of valves within certain veins of the legs. The underlying condition that leads to these veins is referred to as venous reflux disease.

There IS Hope To Cure Your Legs and Rid Them of Bulging Ugly Veins

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Before Vein Therapy

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After Vein Therapy

Luckily, there is a cure for many. These before and after photos are a reality for the vast majority of patients who seek treatment at Austin Vein Specialists. And those that cannot be cured of the problem can at least get dramatic improvement or complete resolution of the problem for a long period of time. And the treatments do not involve major painful surgeries in most instances. With the advances in medical technology, the majority of people with bulging leg veins that are ugly or painful can have them removed effectively with minor office procedures that DO NOT require surgical incisions or painful recovery. Most of these procedures can be performed in under 30 minutes in the doctors office and require NO time off of work. Sound too good to be true? Come for a free no-obligation consultation with our board-certified Vein Specialists and they will explain to you how modern technology has revolutionized the treatment of bulging ugly leg veins and allowed most patients to be cured with a safe and effective office procedure.

What Are These Modern Therapies For Bulging Ugly Leg Veins?

These state-of-the-art procedures involve procedures that are performed under local anesthesia (Novacaine) in our vein center (similar to how a dental procedure is done with injection of numbing medication). The vast majority of the procedures take under 30 minutes to perform. And most of them are also performed without any incisions being placed on the skin of the legs! Sound amazing? It really is incredible how these procedure can have dramatic results with a minimally invasive procedure.

Have you heard of laparoscopy, fiber-optic procedures, medical lasers, or robotic procedures? These are all amazing surgical advances that have allowed patients to get conditions treated through minimally invasive methods with little pain and fast recovery. These same type of amazing advances have also occurred in the field of vein diseases! Through the use of micro-catheter technologies and with the use of devices such as lasers and radiofrequency technology, we are now able to cure bulging ugly or painful leg veins.

The new technologies that make possible the minimally-invasive removal of bulging leg veins, ugly leg veins, and painful leg veins include the following: endovenous laser, radiofrequency ClosureFast catheter, VenaSeal vein glue, Clarivein catheter, Varithena medication, foam sclerosant drugs, and high-definition ultrasound devices.

Are These Procedures Costly? Are They Covered By Health Insurance?

Luckily, the majority of patients that are evaluated at our vein center do qualify for coverage of these vein removal procedures under their health insurance policies. At Austin Vein specialists we will work with your insurance company to determine if you qualify for coverage. If you do not have insurance coverage, then we will always be transparent in the costs involved and we will happily provide you a written quote of the procedural costs.

How Can I Have My Legs Evaluated For Treatment of My Bulging Leg Veins?

  • Contact us at one of our Vein Center locations in Austin or Round Rock / Cedar Park Texas to schedule your physician consultation with our board-certified Vein Specialist:

    Austin Vein Specialists
    512-339-9100
    12319 N. Mopac Expwy, Suite 250
    Austin, TX 78758

    Round Rock Vein Specialists
    (512) 994-9108
    170 Deep Wood Dr #102
    Round Rock, TX 78681

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