Treatment Day and Follow-up

Treatment Day

1.Sedation

  • We will prescribe a mild sedative for you if you desire. DO NOT take the sedative prior to arrival at the clinic.
  • Arrange for a driver to take you to and from the clinic on treatment day if you take a sedative.

2. Compression Stockings

Post-Procedure Recommendations

Do:

  • Resume normal activities
  • Walking and light exercise is encouraged
  • Take 4-5 min. breaks every 45 minutes if driving for more than an hour for first two weeks.
  • Please call us if you have any questions after your procedure

Don't:

  • No flying for 14 days following treatment
  • Avoid straining or lifting items weighing more than 20 pounds for the first two weeks
  • No strenuous exercise for first two weeks after treatment
  • No smoking or consumption of alcohol for two days before and after treatment
  • No hot baths, saunas, or hot tubs for two weeks after treatment.

Follow-up Appointments

Ultrasounds will be conducted at the following times:

  • Within the first 2-7 days
  • After one month
  • If needed, at six months
Vein care treatment day, Rocky Mountain Vein Clinic

 

Vein care follow-up, Rocky Mountain Vein Clinic

 
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