Diagnosis of Venous Insufficiency

Diagnosis of Venous Insufficiency

If you have varicose veins or suffer from symptoms of venous insufficiency, a medical consultation is indicated. It is recommended that the diagnosis be made by specialists in vascular disorders: Phlebologist, Vascular Surgeon or a Vascular physician. These experts are the most qualified in examining the Vein patients. The medical interview identifies the main complaint. The physical examination allows the inspection of the varicose veins. A Duplex Ultrasound of the Lower extremity veins (Venous Echo-Doppler) could be needed to further confirm the diagnosis. Based on all the findings, the physician will discuss your condition will give you the treatment plan.

Medical treatment

Medications (tablets or pills) strengthen the wall of the superficial veins and allow a better venous contraction, thus improving the upward movement of the blood in the legs.

Laser Treatment

The Vascular Laser is a revolutionary technique aimed at treating the spider veins in a more rapid way and to give faster results when faced with a truly esthetic demand.


Sclerotherapy or “Liquid sclerotherapy” is the most common practice for the treatment of spider veins. It is the injection of a special product in the small veins to close them.

Endovenous Saphenous Ablation Procedures

These revolutionary techniques have completely changed the surgical approach of varicose veins. They have become a true alternative to surgery.