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    CEAP Vein Classification – How does it Help Doctors & Patients?

CEAP Vein Classification – How does it Help Doctors & Patients?

What is CEAP?

CEAP vein classification system was developed in order to standardize the reporting and treatment of chronic vein disorders. CEAP allows physicians to now have a uniform diagnosis of vein disorders. Use of such a classification system improves the accuracy of the diagnosis and improves communication between specialists. The elements of the CEAP classification are:

  • Clinical – what the patient’s vein looks like; severity of [...]

How are Spider and Varicose Veins Evaluated?

I realize that the sight of spider and varicose veins can be alarming to some and that patients can be hesitant to have them evaluated. In order to help alleviate any anxiety, my practice offers an initial free spider and varicose veins consult. An evaluation of spider and varicose veins includes a meeting [...]