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 (566)344-1094 or visit californiaaneurysmcenter.com! Financing is available so that you can start treatment immediately!