Assoc. Prof. PD Dr. med. Stanislava Tzaneva
Medical University of Vienna University Clinic of Dermatology Austria
SCLEROTHERAPY AND FOAM SCLEROTHERAPY OF VARICOSE VEINS
Author: Assoc. Prof. PD Dr. med. Stanislava Tzaneva
Foam sclerotherapy is a safe and effective method of treating varicose veins. Sclerotherapy may be performed in patients with contraindications for operative procedures. It can be used for the treatment of all vein types. Special indications are spider veins, reticular veins, recurrent varicose veins, pudendal varicose veins and varicose veins feeding venous leg ulcers.
In this workshop the basics of sclerotherapy will be explained. Indications, contraindications, practical implementation with clinical examples, evidence, side effects and how to deal with them will be discussed in detail.
The participants will have the opportunity to prepare a foam themselves.
Position: Head of the Phlebologic-Angiological Unit of the University Clinic of Dermatology Vienna, Austria
Institution: Medical University of Vienna, Austria
Training: Dermatologist, Specialist for venous diseases and vascular medicine
Affiliations: Member of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology
Member of the Board of the Austrian Society of Phlebology and Dermatological Angiology
Member of Austrian Society of Dermatology and Venereology
Member of Austrian Society of Dermatosurgery
Member of the Austrian Working Group Aesthetic Dermatology and Cosmetology
Member of the Austrian Working Group Photo Medicine