The steps listed out below are part of normal office procedures for evaluation and vein treatments. Please read below, as this will give you a general idea of the process so you will be more informed and comfortable once you reach our office.
First step of veins surgery in Great Falls is to have a consultation with an experienced physician. A complete history and physical examination is performed on your legs to assess the extent of your vein diseases. If you have any symptom, a non-invasive venous ultrasound is scheduled to evaluate the blood flow in your legs.
Second step of vein diseases is to have a venous ultrasound performed on your legs to look for any abnormal veins that may be contributing to your symptoms. This is a non-invasive, painless examination that is performed in the office. This exam must be performed while you are standing in order to assess the direction of blood flow in your veins. A detailed map of your veins will be created so an individualized treatment plan can be formulated just for you.
Third step of varicose vein treatment Helena Mt is to formulate a treatment plan based on the results of your physical examination and ultrasound. The physician will discuss in detail with you what the recommended treatment or treatments are and all benefits and risks. Also discussed will be any conservative treatment required by your insurance company prior to definitive treatment. This includes wearing compression stockings, elevating legs, taking oral pain medication, exercising, losing weight (if needed) and avoiding precipitating factors such as hot baths.
Fourth step is to your contact insurance company to check on available benefits. If your treatment is considered medically necessary by the physician, the office will contact the insurance company to verify benefits for the recommended remove spider veins in Montana . At this point you will be made aware of any deductible, co-payment, co-insurance that will be due at the time of your treatment. If your treatment is considered cosmetic by the physician, you will be asked to pay for the treatment in full at the time of the visit.
Options of Veins Surgery
Options of veins surgery in Montana: The links below will connect you to other information that describes the different treatment options that are available. Based on your physical exam, symptoms and ultrasound results, the physician will decide which treatment or combination of treatments is best suited for your condition. Some procedures require minor bandages’ be worn for a short period of time. Additionally we recommend daily walking.