Vein Specialists of Pittsburgh offers consultation for patients with spider veins and/or varicose veins.
A brief ultrasound screening is frequently performed at the time of first consultation.
An Ultrasound and Doppler interrogation is non-invasive and by definition painless.
A treatment plan is tailored to each individual patient based on unique pathophysiology and anatomy of their venous system.
is the most common treatment for spider veins. This is the gold standard of care for this condition. In some cases, advanced ultrasound is used to visualize deeper veins hidden from unaided sight. Ultrasound guided sclerotherapy or visual sclerotherapy can be used in conjunction with other treatments such as Endovenous Laser Ablation (EVLA), Ambulatory Phlebectomy, or VenaSeal when the condition is associated with venous reflux.