One of the first questions asked when it comes to any medical procedure is, “Does it hurt?” The curiosity is no different when it comes to sclerotherapy, a popular treatment for damaged veins. Read on to have this question, and more, answered.
Do you think you might have a DVT? Call our DVT & LEG HEALTH HOTLINE 833-687-6887
By Nadene Weil, Director of Patient & Physician Relations
Vascular Vein Centers is considered an essential medical practice and is open to serve our patients in a safe environment. We encourage all of our patients to share your experience with your family and friends.
We hope you & your family and friends are staying safe and have remained healthy throughout the current COVID-19 pandemic.
We kindly request you share with your friends & family how we have helped you with your leg health and how it has made positive changes in your life. We have availability at all of our locations for new patient in-person consults as well as new patient Telehealth consults.
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We encourage all of our patients to follow CDC guidelines with regard to face coverings. Those recommendations include wearing a face covering whenever in public places. A face covering is defined as any cloth material which covers the nose and mouth of an individual. The CDC recommendation as well as instructions for DIY face coverings can be found at this link - https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/diy-cloth-face-coverings.html.
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To keep both you and our staff safe, we have implemented extra safety measures:
For specific appointment types, we are now offering TELEHEALTH; appointments accomplished via telephone or video conferencing. Make sure to ask when you call so we can accommodate you.
At this time, we are only allowing a patient visitor for physical or emotional needs. In some cases, we may ask the patient or visitor to wait outside during the patient appointment. Visitors are required to answer screening questions upon entry.
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If you have a fever greater than 100.4 or symptoms of a respiratory illness, please call us to reschedule your appointment:
Toll free: (877) 244-8558
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FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
FLORIDA'S COVID-19 DATA & SURVEILLANCE DASHBOARD
CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL & PREVENTION
WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
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