Professor of Cardiovascular Surgery at Medilife Beylikdüzü Hospital. Dr. Güven Erdoğ provides services to our patients. Varicose veins is a vascular disease and can be defined as the vein lengthening, curving, and enlargement without an organic cause.

With the advancement of age, varicose veins increase. In adult people; Varicose veins are seen with a rate between 15% and 20%. The incidence of varicose veins is higher in women than in men. People who are in the family are likely to have varicose veins.

In people with varicose veins; complaints such as pain, ankle swelling, itching, cramping at night, skin changes, bleeding can be seen.
Factors that Increase Risk of Varicose Veins:

• pregnancy
• Standing for a long time
• Being overweight,
• Working long-term
• Inactivity
• Age progress
Various hormone drug use

Varicose Treatment:

There are various treatment methods of varicose disease. After the examination of the person by the cardiovascular surgeon, the most appropriate treatment method is decided. There are options such as medicine, varicose stockings, laser, surgical methods.