I have had sclerotherapy many years ago, and there is a small area that needs it again on the inside of my left knee.

These spider veins are starting to bother me and I just want them gone. I am a senior citizen and on a small fixed income but could make payments. Are there finance options?

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

Published on Feb 03, 2017

Some practices will take Care Credit. It is not likely to cost more than 700 dollars a session. Contact a vein specialist certified by the American Board of Venous and Lymphatic Medicine.

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

Some practices will take Care Credit. It is not likely to cost more than 700 dollars a session. Contact a vein specialist certified by the American Board of Venous and Lymphatic Medicine.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


Vein Specialties of St. Louis

Published on Feb 03, 2017

Most offices offer some sort of payment plan. The most popular is Care Credit which can offer from 6 - 12 month payment plans.
Another alternative is to prepay for your service. When you reach the treatment cost you can have the treatment. Remember that it can take more than one treatment also. Have a consultation first to get all your options.

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Answered by Vein Specialties of St. Louis

Most offices offer some sort of payment plan. The most popular is Care Credit which can offer from 6 - 12 month payment plans.
Another alternative is to prepay for your service. When you reach the treatment cost you can have the treatment. Remember that it can take more than one treatment also. Have a consultation first to get all your options.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


Vanish Vein and Laser Center

Published on Feb 03, 2017

Sclerotherapy is not covered by medicare but you should look for a physician who can give you a fixed price for what you need done and who will accept a payment plan. For example, you could be charged per syringe used rather than a larger fee.

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Answered by Vanish Vein and Laser Center

Sclerotherapy is not covered by medicare but you should look for a physician who can give you a fixed price for what you need done and who will accept a payment plan. For example, you could be charged per syringe used rather than a larger fee.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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