Varicose veins are most commonly found in the legs and feet. They are enlarged veins that have a gnarled appearance and cause a cosmetic concern for some and a painful discomfort for others. Varicose veins can lead to a more serious problem in some people as they can signal a higher risk for circulatory problems. At Kalos Facial Plastic Surgery LLC, Dr. Benjamin Stong offers relief for those who are bothered by their varicose veins. As a Fellowship trained dual board certified plastic surgeon, he can safely and effectively treat vein issues with the cutting edge Cutera Laser System.
Varicose veins are dark purple or blue veins that appear twisted and sometimes bulging. For many people, they cause no more than an unwanted appearance making them feel self-conscious about wearing shorts, skirts, and dresses during the warmer months. For others, however, varicose veins can symptoms that cause extreme discomfort and pain. Many people complain that troublesome varicose veins in the legs cause symptoms such as an achy or heavy feeling in the legs, burning and muscle cramping as well as swelling in the lower legs, and itching around the veins. Sometimes self-care techniques such as exercise, elevating the legs, or wearing compression stockings can help ease the discomfort of varicose veins. However, for those who are not finding the relief (either physically or cosmetically) from their unwanted varicose veins, Kalos offers laser vein therapy.
Dr. Stong uses a vein laser that is one of the best for vascular treatments. This Cutera Laser system is designed specifically for treating varicose veins in order to help remedy vein issues. If you have unwanted or painful varicose veins, call our Atlanta Laser Vein Therapy Experts today to schedule an appointment to find relief.
Post Provided by Benjamin Stong MD, Kalos Facial Plastic Surgery LLC