Venous Closure vs. Vein Stripping at Calcagno & Rossi

For years and years, vein stripping was the “gold” standard in treating bulging, painful, unsightly and embarrassing varicose veins. This procedure to physically remove or “strip” your great saphenous vein (GSV) required surgery in a hospital, a general anesthetic, multiple 3- to 8-inch long incisions, and could take up to five hours for the operation. … Continued