Please bring any medical records, prior treatment records, medications at the time of your first visit
You will be given a questionnaire to assess the symptoms and extent of venous disease.
Physical exam is done to assess the extent of venous disease
Photographs are taken as a baseline
An ultrasound is done if felt necessary after history and exam
Prescription strength medical compression stockings are often given as initial medical treatment
Based on the findings of physical exam, your symptoms and ultrasound evaluation, treatment plan will be discussed.
Information material would be provided to ensure proper understanding and education regarding venous disease.
Insurance questions are answered by office staff, many insurance companies require trial of medical therapy before treatment
After treatment a follow-up ultrasound is often done 3 days after endovenous catheter treatment to assess for any blood clot extension into the deep vein and to ensure vein has closed. 6-12 month follow-up is recommended after initial treatment depending on additional treatment necessary for smaller veins.
We can assist you in contacting your insurance company to verify medical coverage and obtain any prior authorization if necessary.
2633 Superior Drive NW Suite 100 Rochester MN 55901