What lasers are used for varicose veins and venous reflux disease ?


What types of lasers are used for endovenous ablation of saphenous veins?

The EVLT procedure uses a 810 nm Diode laser to ablate the great or lesser saphenous veins and to treat venous reflux disease.

The ElVeS system used a 1470 nm radial laser device and accomplishes the same goal in obliterating the saphenous veins.

Cool Touch uses the CTEV™ 1320 nm Nd:YAG Endovenous Laser to obliterate the great or lesser saphenous veins.



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