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Sclerotherapy to Treat Spider Veins in Legs Is Explained by Dr Barry Lycka & Karen Whitney

Expert Sclerotherapist reviews the latest treatment to get rid of spider veins in legs


Edmonton, AB -- (SBWIRE) -- 04/13/2015 -- Sclerotherapy is the name of the treatment given to get rid of spider veins in legs, where a solution is injected into troublesome veins to make them shrivel and ultimately be absorbed by the body so that they disappear. A greater level of scientific knowledge and understanding has developed over the last ten years or so regarding spider veins and how best to treat them. And due to its specialized nature, it is often a procedure that is referred to expert Sclerotherapists to treat.

Spider veins and sclerotherapy are the featured subjects this week on Inside Cosmetic Surgery Today on webtalkradio.net, when show host, Edmonton Cosmetic Dermatologist Dr Barry Lycka welcomes Karen Whitney, an expert and very experienced Sclerotherapist, and physician's assistant from Cincinnati, Ohio.

In this in-depth interview, Dr Lycka & Ms Whitney begin their discussion with an overview of the types of problems and pain that people can experience with leg veins. They talk about methods of diagnosis to ensure that the correct treatment is proposed and that the problems are ones that sclerotherapy can treat. Ms Whitney answers questions regarding the training and qualifications required for sclerotherapy, and then describes in clear detail exactly what is sclerotherapy, how she tackles difficult cases and what the experience is like for a sclerotherapy patient.

About Dr Barry Lycka
Barry A. S. Lycka, Edmonton based Cosmetic Dermatologist, is one of North America's foremost authorities on cosmetic surgery, skin cancer surgery, reconstructive surgery and laser surgery of the skin. He broadcasts the Inside Cosmetic Surgery Today internet talk radio show on webtalkradio.net as an un-biased and detailed source of credible information on cosmetic surgery. He interviews world-leading experts, gets the inside story on the controversial aspects of cosmetic surgery and uncovers & explains new techniques and products. The show continues to grow in popularity with over 7000 downloads a week being made.

For further information on this series or any other questions relating to Cosmetic Dermatology, Dr Lycka can be contacted via his website barrylyckamd.com or by telephone at his Edmonton office 780-665-3548.