4000 Garth Rd., Ste. 201
Baytown, TX 77521
203 S. Main St.
Anahuac TX 77514
Today, chronic venous reflux disease is correctable with the VNUS Closure procedure, the minimally invasive alternative to traditional surgery. Patients can resume normal activities within 1-2 days.
What are varicose veins?
VARICOSE VEINS are veins that have become bulged caused by a leaking vein. Varicose Veins are swollen caused by an irregular collection of blood. Normal and healthy veins will circulate blood in one direction towards the heart when veins become swollen the circulation of blood flows backwards and enlarge even more. The most common symptoms of having varicose veins are swelling with pain, and weakness of the legs.
What is the VNUS Closure Procedure?
The VNUS Closure Procedure is a minimally invasive alternative to traditional surgery which applies controlled radiofrequency energy to the diseased veins which will then seal and allow blood to redirect to healthy veins.
How long does the Closure Procedure take?
The Closure Procedure can be completed in less than one hour of outpatient visit. Dr. Andres’ patients described very minimal pain feeling during the procedure.
Can I return to work after the procedure?
Most patients who undergo the procedure can continue doing regular activities immediately.
Healthy valves keep blood moving in one direction
Diseased valves cause blood to move in both directions