ClariVein is performed with a slim, thin, tube-like catheter. This is a non-thermal vein ablation technique wherein the heat is generated via a laser or electrical energy.
ClariVein is less painful and more comfortable than most other vein treatments because it includes one injection site. Comparatively, other vein treatments often necessitate multiple injections, leading to mild discomfort and bruising. During this procedure, a catheter with a rotating wire is driven into the diseased saphenous vein to damage its walls and make it seal shut from the inside.
ClariVein doesn’t cause any pain or discomfort during or after the treatment. Furthermore, since it doesn’t involve thermal or laser energy, there’s no risk of nerve injuries.
What to Expect from ClariVein?
The entire ClariVein treatment concludes within 30 minutes, following which you can resume your daily activities and work. This treatment is associated with minimal bruising and post-treatment discomfort.
What are the Advantages and Disadvantages of ClariVein?
The Advantages of ClariVein:
- You don’t need multiple injections
- You experience minimal post-treatment bruising
- You can resume your daily activities immediately
- You notice immediate results
The Disadvantages of ClariVein
- It’s only suitable for some patients
- It’s not suitable in the hands, face, or feet
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