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Surrey Doctor Uses Ultrasound Mapping to Identify and Clear Leg Veins
Date:5/27/2013

Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) May 27, 2013

Tired of Covering up?

Visible leg veins are a source of embarrassment for many, often resulting in patients wearing long pants to cover their spider or varicose veins. New technology, merged with proven methods, now clears veins safely and with greater accuracy than ever before.

What is Ultrasound Vein Mapping?

Imagine an accurate GPS system for your legs. Before veins can be treated effectively, we need to know where to go by identifying the source. Vein Mapping allows us to identify the valves causing the problem and target the correct veins for greater patient satisfaction and less return visits.

Varicose Veins and Spider Veins

Faulty valves that inhibit the flow of blood through the vein and cause it to flow in reverse cause varicose veins. This trapped blood causes the veins to swell and results in the ropey, protruding appearance of varicose veins. Many people, along with the unsightly appearance, experience discomfort, pain, and aching legs. Spider veins, on the other hand, rarely cause discomfort but tend to multiply as we age. They appear below the surface of the skin and are usually blue, red, or purple in colour. The name 'spider vein' comes from the multiple offshoots that occur in a starburst pattern; resembling a spiders multiple legs.

Like Bunnies, They Multiply

Genetics, health, lifestyle and age all contribute to leg veins. As people age, they may notice spider veins becoming darker, more prevalent and encroaching on new territory such as feet. These indicators of age are distressing, yet easily rectified and controlled through a treatment program.

Solutions That Work

At Beautiful Canadian Laser and Skincare Clinic, Dr. Shah provides options to patients, prescribing a singular or combination therapy in order to clear leg veins safely. Vein-clearing therapies include ultrasound guided sclerotherapy, medical support hose, and laser treatment for smaller veins. Facial veins are also treated effectively at our clinic.

About Dr. Sachit Shah, MD

Medical Director of Beautiful Candian Laser and Skin Care Clinic

Medical Director of Amari Medical Clinic

Dr. Shah has been practicing family medicine for over 28 years and cosmetic medicine for well over a decade and has a special interest in non-surgical cosmetic procedures and anti-aging. Along with implementing knowledge and skill in his own practice, Dr Shah trains other doctors in both family medicine and cosmetic laser techniques and conducts clinical research as an examiner for various medical bodies. Dr Shah is a medical graduate of the University of Manchester, UK and holds a Diploma in Practical Dermatology from the University of Cardiff in Wales.

  •     College of Family Physicians of Canada (certified)
  •     Fellow of the College of Family Physicians of Canada
  •     Fellow of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
  •     Fellow of the Canadian College of Family Practice
  •     Fellow of the Canadian Society of Phlebology
  •     Canadian Medical Association
  •     British Columbia College of Family Physicians
  •     British Columbia Medical Association
  •     BC Medical Association

Beautiful Canadian Laser and Skincare Clinic is located at #101-3805 104th Avenue in Surrey BC. Contact Dr. Shah at 604-580-2464. http://www.bclaserandskincare.com

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