Endovenous laser treatment (EVLT) is a procedure that uses laser heat to treat varicose veins.
Varicose veins are damaged veins, they are developed when valves inside the veins weaken, accumulating blood in the veins putting pressure of the walls of the blood vessels.
There are many ways of treating varicose veins, the first is Laser treatment, where the dermatologist uses a Laser Diode Machine, this process replaced the need to surgically remove a vein.
Endovenous Laser Therapy (EVLT) is the name for this new treatment. Besides Laser Therapy, we can note the Foam Sclerotherapy, that is used to treat large varicose veins, injecting a foam solution to form scard and close the vein.
These procedures’ effects are instant and the patient can get back to his daily routine as soon as Endovenous Laser Therapy (EVLT) operation is done.