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No Need To Cover Your Legs Anymore...

The Vein Clinic is a group of consultant vascular surgeons who specialise in vein treatments.

Our specialists are accredited with The Ireland Medical Council and have a particular interest in venous disease. They offer you private treatment for varicose veins, thread veins and facial veins. Included in our ranks are leading experts on vein problems.

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No Need to Cover Your Legs - Expert Treatment of Varicose Veins and Thread Veins
Expert Management of Vein Problems...

The most modern methods of diagnosis and management of vein disorders are used in the Vein Clinic.

Our specialists are recognised by private medical insurance companies for the treatment of symptomatic vein problems. For those not insured we offer affordable packages for all our procedures. Cosmetic treatments are offered at competitive rates.

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Expert Management of Vein Problems - Expert Treatment of Varicose Veins and Thread Veins
Varicose Vein Treatments, Without Surgery...

Ultrasound Guided Foam Sclerotherapy and RF Ablation are modern treatments for for varicose veins which are performed as outpatient procedures.

These allow you to carry on life as normal; there is little or no discomfort and minimal bruising afterwards.

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Varicose Vein Treatments, Without Surgery - Expert Treatment of Varicose Veins and Thread Veins

Investigation of Vein Problems

A physical examination is useful in showing the extent of the varicose veins, but it is not always clear from where varicosities arise. This is especially true when varicose veins have recurred after a previous operation. Even experienced vascular surgeons find it difficult to decide exactly where the problem lies without the use of special investigations.

Colour duplex ultrasound imaging is now universally acknowledged to be the gold standard for investigating venous disease. It is the least invasive and most informative technique available. Ultrasonography reliably shows the source of the varices and venous ulcers, as well as demonstrating thrombosis of the deep veins, by obtaining pictures of the veins and measuring blood flow in the vessels. In this way it is also easy to visualise the leaky valves. The investigation and machine used is similar to that undertaken when scanning during pregnancy. This investigation should always be performed before undertaking any form of treatment whether surgical or by injections.

Ultrasound imaging is used to mark the exact position of veins on the leg before any treatment is done. This makes sure that all veins are destroyed. This investigation is used to identify the faulty veins that will be treated by modern vein treatments including radiofrequency ablation and ultrasound guided foam sclerotherapy.

All modern tests for vein problems are called “non-invasive”, that is none of them involves any needles or injections and, in fact, none of these tests is painful!

The Vein Clinic

Suites 509-510, Q house,
76 Furze Road, Sandyford, Dublin 18

Dublin 01-2937839

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