Venaseal ™ is a procedure using bio-binding agent. This treatment is a way to prevent blood from back flowing by blocking broken blood vessels with bio-binding agent, without applying heat like laser or high frequency surgery.
The advantage is that it minimizes the impact on the human body. Also, the use of anesthetics can be minimized. Therefore, the incidence of complications related to anesthesia can be reduced. It also has the advantage that it is not necessary to wear compression stockings after the procedure. This is especially beneficial when treated in hot summer. It is because it is a fact that many patients are hard to wear compression stockings in hot summer. In addition, contact dermatitis on compression stockings may be helpful for patients with arterial vascular disease.
This treatment has been approved by the FDA and is now widely used as a major treatment in major US varicose vein centers. In Korea, the Korean Ministry of Health and Welfare approved the formal implementation in Korea at the end of 2016. It is a proven new medical technology.