How To Identify And Treat Varicose Veins

Veins are undoubtedly one of the most complex part of our body. Not only are they extremely thin which makes them difficult to operate but also they are essential to supply deoxygenated blood to our heart. Back in the days when technology was not so advanced we could not even think about treating vein related complications. However, in the modern world this is not the case anymore. Looking by how much medical science has advanced, we can now operate the veins with the help of the latest image-guiding techniques.  

One of the most common vein related problems which a great number of adults suffer from is known as a varicose vein. Although, varicose veins can appear on every part of the body, most of the times they are on the legs. So, if you are wondering whether you have varicose vein and you should visit a vein centre or not, then in this article we will be talking more about it and some its symptoms to help you identify and treat them.

Common Symptoms

There are a number of different symptoms of right varicose veins. Although, we are not going list all of them because some symptoms may vary from person to person, but we are going to provide a general guideline on what might be due to varicose veins.

  • Swelling- One of the most common symptoms of varicose veins is that the affected area is going to be swollen.
  • Decolourisation- The affected area of your body might become red or purplish.
  • Aching- Pain and aching is also a common symptoms. If you have been feeling pain in your legs then this might also be an indication of the condition.


One of the most common treatment method and also the most effective if done right is Sclerotherapy Frankston. This method of treatment includes the doctor injecting a solution to your vein which in results scars the vein and closes it. 

This method does not require any anaesthesia and the number of injections may vary on how big your vein is. However, if it is carried out properly then most of the times it is going to be effective. 

Is Treatment Necessary?

Stalling the treatment of varicose veins and waiting for it to be treated on its own is not advised. Waiting might actually make the condition much worse.

These are just a few of the symptoms of identifying varicose veins and one of the many methods on how they can be treated. So, if you suspect that you have them then make sure that you visit a reputable vein centre so the doctor can properly diagnose you and come up with a procedure to effectively treat them without any surgical interventions.