Endovenous Radio Frequency Ablation

Endovenous radio frequency ablation

This procedure is used to treat incompetent superficial veins. This is a minimally invasive technique uses thermal energy to close your incompetent veins and is done in under 90 min. Radio frequency alations are safely performed in an office setting using only local anesthetic. After treatment, patients are able to go home and resume normal activities with minimal restrictions.

For more information about this procedure please see Medtronic’s website:

https://www.medtronic.com/us-en/patients/treatments-therapies/varicose-vein-treatments/closurefast-procedure.html

Endovenous cyanoacrylate closure 

The Venaseal procedure is another option to treat incompetent superficial veins. This is a minimally invasive technique uses medical adhesive to close your incompetent vein and is done in under 90 min. Venaseal procedures safely performed in an office setting using only local anesthetic with less needle pokes than radio frequency. After treatment, patients are able to go home and resume normal activities with minimal restrictions.

For more information about this procedure please see Medtronic’s website:

https://www.medtronic.com/us-en/patients/treatments-therapies/varicose-vein-treatments/venaseal-procedure.html

TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT WITH DR. SPARTZ, PLEASE CALL 651-797-6880.