FAQ with Our Vein Doctors in Utah

Here are some of the questions we get asked most often. Our vein doctors in Utah have answers for you! If you don’t see your question answered here, email us and we will do our best to answer.

Top Questions

Am I a candidate for varicose vein treatment?

If you have pain, swelling, or heaviness in your legs, ankles, or pelvis, you may have varicose veins (venous insufficiency). Typically, varicose vein patients also suffer from pain while standing or walking for long periods of time. Venous insufficiency is a disease and should be treated by professionals who specialize in comprehensive varicose vein management, including diagnosis and treatment.

Does my insurance cover my procedures?

Insurance will cover most procedures we offer. If there is a question about coverage, our staff will determine if your insurance will approve the expenses. If your insurance does not cover a procedure, payment options can be arranged to meet your individual needs.

How do you determine which veins to treat?

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What is the difference between a good vein and a bad vein?

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Are all varicose veins visible from the outside?
What happens to the blood flow that normally goes through that vein that has been treated?
Could my pelvic pain be related to varicose veins?
Should I wait until I finish having children to have my veins repaired?
Why are varicose veins itchy and painful?
Can varicose veins be prevented?
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Why Red Sands

What makes Red Sands Vein and Laser Institute unique for varicose vein treatment?
What kind of procedures do you perform that would help my varicose vein disease?
Can you guarantee the results?

About Our Treatments

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Will I need to limit my activity after the procedure?
Will treatments leave any scarring?
Can all of my veins be treated in one session?
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