Both small spider veins and large Varicose Veins can be treated by sclerotherapy and leg veins can be targeted both on the surface of the skin or deep below the surface.
Surface Radiofrequency is where thermal energy ie Heat is produced by a Radiofrequency machine and is used to treat Spider Veins on the surface of the skin.
Medical grade Lasers are the best treatment for facial veins and capillaries and there are a variety of what are called Vascular Lasers that are very effective for this application.
When sclerotherapy is used to treat veins below the surface of the skin, it requires an ultrasound to visualise the veins as they are being injected (ie so the doctor can see where the injection is being placed). This deeper injection is termed Ultrasound Guided Sclerotherapy abbreviated as UGS.
Ultrasound Guided Radiofrequency is where thermal energy generated by a Radiofrequency machine is used to treat Varicose Veins below the surface of the skin.
What is Ultrasound Guided LASER? Ultrasound Guided Laser is where thermal energy generated by a Laser machine is used to treat Varicose Veins below the surface of the skin. To treat Varicose Veins under the skin requires an ultrasound to visualise the Varicose Veins so the treating doctor is able to accurately place the catheter…