There are a variety of different cosmetic procedures that are performed specifically to make a person look more youthful. Many other procedures are performed to reduce or remove various types of blemishes on the body. Spider veins are considered to be a cosmetic problem because this condition doesn’t affect health in a negative way like other conditions such as varicose veins.
If you are suffering from this condition, we can offer you spider vein treatments near Pflugerville, TX. This ailment can be caused by any number of different issues. Hormones and heredity are two of the leading causes of this particular condition. Different occupations and obesity are other common causes of spider veins. Almost any occupation that requires constant standing can cause spider veins. When a person is suffering from this condition, the veins under their skin are basically breaking and twisting.
Regardless of what is causing the condition, a person will likely want to get treated for it. We help our clients feel better about their bodies by correcting this condition. We will determine how to correct the condition by finding out the overall severity of the condition. Another name for spider veins is telangiectasias. When a person has this condition, the clusters of veins will normally be pink, purple, or red in color.
The most common location for this particular condition to appear is in the legs. Theoretically, this vein condition could pop up anywhere on the body. We use a variety of different treatments to remove this condition. The treatments that we use are minimally invasive and effective. All of our patients are able to show off their legs with confidence after we treat them. Many of the newer treatment options that we offer to patients have very few side effects. You will experience short recovery times and a very small amount of pain if any at all.
One of the most popular types of treatments that we use on our patients is called sclerotherapy. We inject a solution containing sclerosing into the veins that are affected. This solution will cause the veins to disappear over a period of time. This common procedure will only take about an hour for most patients. In some cases, a patient might require anywhere from two to four treatment sessions to fully remove the ailment. We also offer other popular treatment options to our patients.
Surface laser therapy is one treatment option that many patients opt for. Another treatment that we offer is called VeinGogh surface thermolysis. Regardless of the cause of the condition, we want our patients to understand that we are here to help. Spider veins can rob a person of their self-confidence.
It is hard to go into a public pool or another popular area for a person who is suffering from this condition. Fortunately, with our help, you do not have to live with this degrading condition any longer. You can finally enjoy the sunshine and all of the other activities that you used to enjoy before you had this condition.
Contact us here or call 512-339-9100 to schedule your free, no-obligation consultation with Dr. Gotvald.