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What can New Orleans patients expect during sclerotherapy procedures?


Spider veins are a common cosmetic skin issue that affects both men and women. As patients age, these veins may appear on the legs. They are characterized as red or purple veins that are close to the surface of the skin and are rather unsightly and embarrassing for most patients. Though they are often problematic in the sense of cosmetic appearance, they can later cause discomfort and pain. Through Sclerotherapy procedures, New Orleans patients can seek relief from the visual embarrassment and the discomfort. Dr. Mary Lupo, of Lupo Center for Aesthetic and General Dermatology, is a board certified dermatologist who can offer treatment options for varicose veins.

Sclerotherapy is a cosmetic procedure that is highly effective and safe in reducing the appearance of spider veins. Viable candidates for this treatment are those who are unhappy with the appearance of the veins and those that do not have a past medical history of blood clots. During an initial examination and consultation appointment, Dr. Lupo can discuss alternative options and determine if Sclerotherapy is the best solution.

During Sclerotherapy treatment, a solution is injected into the problematic vein. This solution damages the vein and causes it to collapse, thus eliminating the blood flow and eliminating the varicose vein. Pressure hose is required for several days post treatment. Blood will reroute through healthier veins and the discomfort of the varicose veins will be eliminated.

Sclerotherapy is a simple procedure provided by board certified dermatologists such as Dr. Lupo in New Orleans. It is safe, effective, and affordable. Patients who are experiencing troubles due to their varicose veins are encouraged to schedule a consultation appointment at Lupo Center for Aesthetic and General Dermatology to determine their candidacy for treatment. This popular treatment is used to give patients back their confidence and self-esteem when it comes to wearing cooler clothes during the hot summer months! Call today to set up a consultation and learn more about Sclerotherapy.

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Our mission at the Lupo Center is to provide patients with innovative, effective and ethical care to make each person look and feel their personal best. To fulfill our goal, we provide state-of-the-art medical, surgical and cosmetic treatments to all patients.

Board certified dermatologist and clinical professor of dermatology Mary P. Lupo, MD has been a leader in the field of non-surgical rejuvenation since 1983. She travels internationally to teach her innovative techniques, and her reputation brings in patients from around the country. She started the first formal residency training program for injectables and peels in 1983 at Tulane Medical School and served as past president of Women’s Dermatologic Society, adjunct professor of dermatology at Tulane and a founder of Cosmetic Boot Camp. Dr. Lupo holds membership in many prestigious dermatology associations, participates in clinical trials for approval of new drugs and devices and acts as an advisor for numerous aesthetic-minded companies.

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The best dermatologist in all of the Louisiana easily. She’s is very knowledgeable and can help you with your skin conditions. Make sure you tell her everything and don’t be shy because she moves fast, and you may forget to tell her something. But all in all I highly suggest her.
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