Ultrasound Guided Sclerotherapy

An effective way to collapse and seal off the targeted veins, redirecting blood flow to healthier veins.

Ultrasound Guided Sclerotherapy (UGS) is an innovative medical procedure utilized in the treatment of various vascular conditions. As a minimally invasive technique, UGS offers precise targeting and effective treatment with minimal discomfort and downtime.

What is Ultrasound Guided Sclerotherapy?

Ultrasound Guided Sclerotherapy is a specialized procedure that involves injecting a sclerosing agent directly into abnormal veins under the guidance of ultrasound imaging. This technique effectively collapses and seals off the targeted veins, redirecting blood flow to healthier veins.

What Does Ultrasound Guided Sclerotherapy Treat?

Ultrasound Guided Sclerotherapy is commonly used to treat:

This treatment is suitable for individuals experiencing discomfort, pain, or aesthetic concerns due to these vascular conditions.

How Does Ultrasound Guided Sclerotherapy Help?

Ultrasound Guided Sclerotherapy offers numerous benefits, including:

  • Reduction of pain and discomfort associated with varicose veins
  • Improved appearance by minimizing the appearance of spider veins
  • Enhanced circulation and venous function
  • Minimally invasive with no need for surgery or general anesthesia
  • Quick recovery and minimal downtime

How Is Ultrasound Guided Sclerotherapy Performed?

During the procedure:

  • Your doctor will use ultrasound imaging to precisely locate the targeted veins.
  • A sclerosing agent will be injected into the abnormal veins, causing them to collapse and seal shut.
  • The procedure typically takes less than an hour and is performed in an outpatient setting.

After the procedure:

  • You may experience mild discomfort, bruising, or swelling at the injection site, which usually subsides within a few days.
  • Compression stockings may be recommended to aid in healing and promote optimal results.
  • Most patients can resume normal activities immediately after the procedure.

Ultrasound Guided Sclerotherapy is a safe and effective solution for various vascular conditions, offering patients relief from symptoms and improved quality of life. If you're ready to explore this advanced treatment option, schedule a consultation with IVY Cardiovascular & Vein Center today by calling us at 561-210-9495 and take the first step towards healthier veins and a more confident you.

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