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Veinwave to compliment clerotherapy treatment for varicose veins

Veinwave is a revolutionary technique designed to complement sclerotherapy in order to treat smaller veins which sclerotherapy cannot improve. Book online.

Veinwave is a revolutionary technique that has been developed by leading vascular surgeons and is designed to complement sclerotherapy in order to treat smaller veins which sclerotherapy cannot improve. It is therefore ideal for the treatment of: rosacea, thread veins and spider veins.

How does Veinwave work?

Veinwave eliminates veins via a process known as thermo-coagulation. Using high frequency microwaves, an ultra-fine insulated needle heats the vessels in the skin, which creates a thermal lesion that destroys the vein. This allows accurate application of the treatment, whilst protecting the skin and surrounding tissue.

What are the benefits?

Veinwave is a relatively painless procedure that can be applied to all areas of the body, including difficult to treat areas, such as the knee and ankle. There is no risk of bruising, scarring or pigmentation. No bandages are required, and the patient may resume everyday activity 15 minutes after their treatment session.

How safe is treatment?

There are minimal side effects to using Veinwave. Larger thread veins may be more effectively treated using sclerotherapy. Unlike laser treatment, protection from the sun is not necessary. If the treated area is a little sore or dry, then the application of aloe vera gel may help.

There is no evidence that the treatment can lead to skin disorders, nor an increased risk of cancer. However, treatment is not suitable during pregnancy, or for patients with epilepsy or a pacemaker. Only qualified and fully trained staff may carry out treatment.

Specialists Offering Veinwave to compliment clerotherapy treatment for varicose veins

Mr Andrew David Northeast

Consultant Surgeon

MA BM BCh FRCS FRCSE

BMI The Shelburne Hospital 1 more BMI The Chiltern Hospital

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Mr Paritosh Sharma

Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon

MBBS MD (Res) FRCS

BMI The London Independent Hospital

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Mr Michael Gaunt

Consultant Vascular Surgeon

BSc (Hons), MB ChB(Dist), MD (Dist), MA (Cantab), FRCS (Eng)

BMI St Edmunds Hospital

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Mr Tahir Ali

Consultant General & Vascular Surgeon

MB CHB MS FRCS

BMI The Runnymede Hospital 1 more BMI The Princess Margaret Hospital

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Mr Simon Hardy

Consultant Vascular Surgeon

MD, FRCS

BMI The Beardwood Hospital 1 more BMI The Highfield Hospital

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Prof Shah Nawaz

Consultant Vascular Surgeon

MB ChB PGCERT Med Ed MD MEd MBA FRCS FRCS(gen)

BMI Thornbury Hospital

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Ways to pay

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Pay for yourself

Pay for yourself with our fixed price packages. This includes your pre-assessment, treatment, follow-ups and 6 months' aftercare

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Pay with health insurance

We are widely recognised by health insurers. Ask your insurer about your cover and for an insurer pre-authorisation code

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Spread the cost

Pay for yourself with the BMI card and spread the cost over 12 months, interest-free (terms and conditions apply)

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