- Conservative Treatment: - Elevating and flexing your legs can help reduce leg swelling and relieve other symptoms. Compression Stockings: -Compression stockings are elastic stockings that squeeze your veins and stop excess blood from flowing backward. You may be required to wear compression stockings daily for the rest of your life.
- Sclerotherapy: - This is only for short segment disease.
- Vein Stripping Surgery: - It is a major surgery. Physician disconnects and ties off all major varicose vein branches associated with the saphenous vein, he then removes the saphenous vein and varicose veins from your leg surgically. The recurrence rate is too high and it leaves ugly scars. It needs 2-3 weeks for recovery.