What is laser vein removal? A laser is used to obliterate small leg veins. For larger leg veins, we can set up consults with our cosmetic vascular surgeons to perform sclerotherapy or radiofreqency techniques. A long-pulsed Nd:YAG (1064 nm) laser is typically used.
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Length of procedure: 15 to 30 minutes. May require 3 to 6 treatments depending on skin and hair color.
Estimated recovery time: Immediate