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Ambulatory Phlebectomy

Ambulatory Phlebectomy is a minimally invasive surgical procedure utilized to remove varicose veins.

  • Local anesthesia is typically used
  • A tiny incision is made at the site
  • A series of small incisions are made near the vein
  • A phlebectomy hook is inserted under the skin and used to remove the vein through the initial tiny incision