You’ve likely heard a lot of different information on how to treat varicose veins, or what causes them. We’ve made a list of some common myths, and why you shouldn’t believe everything you read! Always consult a medical professional for the most up to date information & treatment methods.
Compression Stockings Will Make Them Go Away.
Compression stockings work by squeezing the leg, relieving pressure in the veins. This will not permanently treat the condition.
They Will Always Come Back.
Modern day treatments are very successful at preventing the reoccurrence of varicose veins.
Varicose Veins Are Only a Problem for Women.
This is not true! Varicose veins can occur in anyone’s body, regardless of age or gender.
Treatment Is Strictly Cosmetic.
More than being unsightly, varicose veins can be very painful to live with.
If you are dealing with painful varicose veins, call us today at 650-209-5843! Financing is available so that you can start treatment immediately!