Endovenous Laser Ablation (EVLT)
Dr. Gallagher offers patients with Endovenous Laser Ablation for varicose vein treatment in the Mineola, Long Island, New Rochelle and surrounding areas of New York.
Endovenous Laser Ablation, also referred to as EVLT, is an FDA approved procedure used specifically to treat deep varicose veins. Dr. Gallagher has a great amount of experience with this procedure on his Mineola, New Rochelle and Long Island patients. He also trains other physicians to utilize the laser and perform these procedures.
The procedure works with the use of an activated laser fiber to close down the affected vein. EVLT has been shown to have a 98% success rate for the treatment of varicose veins. To learn more about the technology behind this treatment, call to schedule your consultation.
Am I a Good Candidate for Endovenous Laser Ablation in New York?
Generally, we require our patients to be in overall good health. It is important to inform Dr. Gallagher about any health conditions you may have, or any medications you are taking. At your initial consultation, we can help you decide if this is the right approach to get rid of your unwanted varicose veins by using an ultrasound scan of your legs.
What Can I Expect After Endovenous Laser Ablation in New York?
We are going to strongly encourage that after EVLT treatment you do a lot of walking as this will keep the blood flowing insuring you get the best results. We are also going to require the use of compression stockings after treatment. Some patients report bruising and swelling; however this can be treated with ice and an oral pain medication. Best of all, our Long Island, Mineola and New Rochelle patients will notice drastic improvement in the condition and look of their legs.
How Much Does Endovenous Laser Ablation Cost in New York?
Prior to your consultation, check with your insurance company to see if any vein treatments are covered in your individual plan. Call today to schedule your consultation to discuss pricing options in the Mineola, Long Island and New Rochelle areas.
Take a look at our New Rochelle, Long Island and Mineola EVLT before and after photos to see the fantastic results our patients have achieved. You no longer have to suffer through the pain and embarrassment of varicose veins.