ELA is minimally invasive and is performed at all Vein Doctors Group clinics. There is no need for hospitalisation. You are awake during the entire procedure but the pain is minimal, your leg will be numbed using local anaesthetic. The entire procedure usually takes about 1 hour.
This is a typical example of varicose veins that can be treated with endovenous laser ablation.
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