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Santa Monica Vein Center Spider Vein Treatment with laser or injection sclerotherapy

Learn more about Spider Veins


Spider veins and thread veins are classified based on their size and intrinsic branching pattern.  They may be arborizing, linear, punctate or centrifugal in appearance.  These spider vein patterns described how the spider veins look when examined on the legs and thighs.  In other words some spider veins may be spot-like in appearance while others may be branching or linear in appearance.


Learn about spider vein laser treatment in Santa Monica 

In either case, the goal of spider vein treatment is to recognize and diagnose the underlying cause of spider and varicose veins and to treat them accordingly.  Dr. Raffy Karamanoukian is highly published in plastic surgery as well as vein surgery and can provide you with a diagnosis and management options for your spider and varicose veins.  Most vein problems are associated with prolonged sitting or standing, genetics and family history, pregnancy or childbirth, hormonal influences, obesity, and occupation.  If you are sitting or standing for long periods of time at work or at home; or taking birth control pills or hormone replacemen,t you may have an develop an exacerbation of your vein problems. 

During your consultation with Dr. Raffy Karamanoukian, you will be explained your options for spider vein treatment.  Schedule a consultation with Dr. Karamanoukian for vein removal by calling (310) 998-5535.

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