Schweiger Dermatology Group
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Schweiger Dermatology Group - Broadway
1727 Broadway
New York, NY 10019
Call: 212-203-0908
Manhattan Center for Dermatology


Category Archive for 'Sclerotherapy'

What is sclerotherapy? Sclerotherapy is a cosmetic/medical procedure used to get rid of varicose veins and spider veins. A solution is injected into the vein. The solution causes an irritation to the lining of the vein. The irritation makes the vein collapse. Compression bandages are used to keep the vein closed, which prevents blood from […]

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Are you ashamed of having your varicose veins exposed? If you are struggle with varicose veins in your feet and your legs, you know that not only can they negatively impact your appearance, but over time they can cause you constant pain. Your legs can begin to feel heavy and ache more when you have been sitting down […]

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Genetics, prolonged standing, using birth control pills and hormonal changes from puberty and pregnancy can all cause spider veins to occur. The small, purple and blue veins are fairly common, occurring in 30 to 60 percent of adults. Though women are more likely to develop them, both men and women are susceptible. Though harmless, many […]

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Vein problems can occur in both men and women when the valves that regulate blood flow inside the veins become weakened. This can lead to blood backing up in areas of the veins, which can cause bulging or spreading of the blood into surrounding areas. Vein problems can be both unattractive and uncomfortable. Sclerotherapy can […]

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Many adults are commonly affected by varicose and spider veins, although women are more affected by them than men. Women mostly get varicose and spider veins on their legs. Varicose and spider veins are clusters of twisted and swollen veins. An average of 50% of adults has or will develop varicose veins. What causes spider […]

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