You may have superficial venous reflux disease.
Our board-certified interventional radiologists and vascular surgeons at Virginia Interventional & Vascular Associates (VIVA) provide minimally invasive treatment options for varicose veins.
Cause of Varicose Veins
Veins have one-way valves that close to prevent the blood from pooling at the ankles. When the valves are damaged or become stretched out, the blood leaks backward, causing the veins to enlarge and become varicose.
Symptoms of Varicose Veins
- Aching or cramping in the legs
- Heaviness or tiredness
- Burning or tingling
- Swelling that is worse at the end of the day
- Compression stockings
- Endovenous Laser Therapy
- Radiofrequency Ablation
- Ambulatory or stab phlebectomy
- Foam Sclerotherapy
- Liquid Sclerotherapy
Benefits of Treatment
- Improved appearance
- Relief of symptoms
- Quick recovery
Virginia Interventional & Vascular Associates
10401 Spotsylvania Avenue, Suite 203
Fredericksburg, VA 22408