What is a Micro-Phlebectomy?
A micro-phlebectomy is removing veins surgically through a small incision.
The area is scrubbed with hibiclens soap and sterile drapes placed.
A local anesthetic called tumescent is injected at each marked area.
Removing a vein with a surgical hook through a small incision.
We then apply dermaka cream to treated areas. We apply cotton rolls, ABD pads, kerlix, coban, ACE wrap, & tape. The patient wears the dressing till morning, showers and then will wear thigh high compression stockings for a few days to a week. (15-20 mmHg)
We use Sigvaris compression stockings!