Leg pain, limb swelling and varicose veins in particular have been misconceived as cosmetic problems. Vein symptoms often create medical complications and should be addressed before they become serious. Patients now have a number of alternatives to solve these vein conditions right here in Reno.
Specializing in the treatment of venous disease including varicose veins, restless legs, cramping legs and leg swelling.
Dr. Stefan Franciosa is board-certified and fellowship-trained in Vascular and Interventional Radiology. Dr. Franciosa is board-certified also in Diagnostic Radiology. He is experienced in the following procedures: diagnostic ultrasound, radiofrequency ablation, ambulatory phlebectomy and ultrasound guided sclerotherapy.
Board-certified and Fellowship-trained Vascular and Interventional Radiologist
At Vein Nevada Minimally Invasive Vein Institute (conveniently located in Reno, Sparks and Carson City), the fellowship-trained physicians use the latest technology to treat most patients venous conditions in the office, allowing patients to return to work and normal activity the next day.
When you shift from sitting to standing, valves prevent blood in the veins from "falling" down the leg. Unfortunately, vein disease will not go away on its own.Read More
Healthy Veins allow blood to flow out of the legs and back to the heart. If the valve isn't functioning properly this can result in blood flowing backwards, building pressure in the veins.Read More
Compression hosiery may be prescribed for those patients without arterial disease or leg artery disease. More durable vein treatments can now be performed in an office setting by a trained professional such as Dr. Franciosa.Read More