Category Archives: Vein Treatments

Why you should consider laser ablation to treat your varicose veins

If you’ve tried conservative measures to treat your varicose veins and still aren’t finding the relief you seek, then you should consider endovenous laser ablation. This minimally invasive procedure is hugely successful at treating varicose veins with little or no downtime. Here are six things you should know about this state-of-the-art treatment:  Varicose veins aren’t […]


Is there a difference between spider veins and varicose veins?

If you have visible veins, you may be wondering whether they are spider veins or varicose veins. Although both can be unsightly, they are very different. Read on to learn more about the differences and how they are treated. What are spider veins? Spider veins are small, blue, red and purple veins just under the […]


Minimally invasive treatment for varicose veins

Patients who have varicose veins are advised by their doctors to try conservative treatments such as changing their lifestyle, wearing compression stockings and elevating their legs when they are resting. But if your varicose veins bother you, you don’t need to put up with the pain or aching. Endovenous laser ablation is one technique that […]


How sclerotherapy works to erase spider veins

With age comes wisdom…and spider veins. Those clusters of purple, blue and red squiggly lines under the skin aren’t usually painful, but they can be unsightly for those who get them. Luckily, a treatment called sclerotherapy can effectively remove this cosmetic annoyance so you don’t have to cover up your legs anymore. Read on to […]


Anesthesia and Varicose Vein Surgery

If you have varicose veins, you’ve likely wondered about how to get rid of them. In some serious cases, that may require surgery. Surgery for varicose veins is common yet still considered major surgery so it’s important to know what will happen the day of your surgery as well as anesthetics that will be used. […]



Skin Care | Fort Worth, Texas

Why Women Are More Likely to Get Varicose Veins

If it seems like you know more people with varicose veins than men, it’s because there are. Statistics show that around 55% of women develop varicose veins at some point during their lives. But why? Hormones: The biggest reason why women are more prone to getting varicose veins is an influx of hormones; specifically progesterone. […]


Endovenous Laser Ablation Fort Worth, TX

How to Recover After Post Endovenous Laser Treatment

If you have varicose veins, the last thing you will want is to walk into summer with a bunch of veins all over your legs. During your initial consultation with us, we will go over all of your treatment options including endovenous laser. During this procedure, we will cauterize your veins which causes them to […]


Varicose Veins Fort Worth, TX

Come In For Our Spring Special: A Free Ultrasound

If there was ever the perfect time to get rid of your varicose veins: that time is now. Varicose veins aren’t just really painful, irritating, and uncomfortable, but they can also be really unsightly. Before you head to the beach on your spring break vacay, let us help you find some much needed relief with […]


Varicose Vein treatment | Burleson, TX

3 Ways to Get Rid of Varicose Veins in 2019

If there’s one thing (or several things for that matter) to know about varicose veins it’s that they aren’t only unsightly but they’re also painful as well. To help you spend your new year without the pain and discomfort of varicose veins, we at Southwest Vein and Leg have created a list of a few […]