What is the best surgery for Varicose Veins?

Varicose veins can be unsightly and uncomfortable to those that have them but seeking treatment can be a challenge. In the majority of cases, varicose vein surgery is not performed on the NHS so if you are looking for varicose vein surgery, you are going to need to go private. At The Private Clinic, we… Continue reading What is the best surgery for Varicose Veins?

How long is the recovery from varicose vein surgery?

In the past, the best way to remove varicose or thread veins is by undergoing vein surgery. The procedure available to treat varicose veins was vein stripping, a surgical procedure that required overnight stay at the hospital, was performed under general anaesthetic and required a long recovery process. Nowadays we count with highly advanced minimally-invasive… Continue reading How long is the recovery from varicose vein surgery?

Varicose Vein Before and After Photographs

A poll undertaken by The Private Clinic has shown that 46% of people are more self-conscious of having their legs on show due to varicose veins than they are cellulite and that nearly half of people living in Britain would avoid wearing shorts due to their varicose veins. It is then not surprising that The… Continue reading Varicose Vein Before and After Photographs

Do the NHS treat varicose veins?

You want your varicose veins treated in the smoothest and easiest way possible. But what are your options? We discuss the NHS’s approach to correcting varicose veins, including the delay that may be involved in treatment. So you don’t have to compromise on your comfort and safety and waste any time (if you are ineligible… Continue reading Do the NHS treat varicose veins?