What is the average cost of microphlebectomy per leg?

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Advanced Vein Center

Published on Aug 12, 2016

I do not think there is an average because it is based on how many veins need to be treated in each leg.

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Answered by Advanced Vein Center

I do not think there is an average because it is based on how many veins need to be treated in each leg.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


Hratch Karamanoukian, MD, FACS, RVT, RPVI, RPhS

Published on Aug 08, 2016

It costs about $1,500 per session of microphlebectomy--not per leg or per extremity. Microphlebectomy in the office setting is limited by the dose of local anesthetic, typically lidocaine. As such, an entire left lower extremity cannot be cleared of veins if the veins involve the thigh, inner leg and back of the leg. One of those or two of those areas are therefore cleared in one session, costing a mere $1,500.

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Answered by Hratch Karamanoukian, MD, FACS, RVT, RPVI, RPhS

It costs about $1,500 per session of microphlebectomy--not per leg or per extremity. Microphlebectomy in the office setting is limited by the dose of local anesthetic, typically lidocaine. As such, an entire left lower extremity cannot be cleared of veins if the veins involve the thigh, inner leg and back of the leg. One of those or two of those areas are therefore cleared in one session, costing a mere $1,500.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


Vanish Vein and Laser Center

Published on Oct 19, 2014

Microphlebectomy cost has many variables including physician, area of country procedure is performed, insurance coverage or cash price and number of incisions necessary.

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Answered by Vanish Vein and Laser Center

Microphlebectomy cost has many variables including physician, area of country procedure is performed, insurance coverage or cash price and number of incisions necessary.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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