Who Administers Varithena®?
The manufacturers of Varithena® note that this prescription product only belongs in the hands of experienced vein specialists with training in this method of treating venous insufficiency. Vein doctors have the training and experience to diagnose these issues and perform the injections correctly. Make sure you find a provider like Dr. Dohner at The New York Skin & Vein Center, where he has the experience to give you the best vein diagnosis and treatment.
Am I a Good Candidate for Varithena®?
Most people with varicose veins make good candidates for Varithena®. A thorough history and examination will help your doctor determine whether Varithena® will make a good treatment option for you. If you have uncomfortable, bothersome varicose veins, Varithena® can get rid of them quickly and painlessly.
Is There Any Downtime with Varithena®?
You can go back to your usual activities the same day you have treatment, and your doctor will instruct that you walk at least ten minutes each day for a month or more. After the treatment, you will have a compression garment to wear for two weeks. You can resume more rigorous activities within a week or two. Consistent physical activity will improve your cardiovascular health.