Varicose Veins

Varicose veins are swollen and sometimes painful veins that are caused when the small valves inside the vein stop working properly.

Varicose veins is a common condition where the valves located in the vein don’t function properly,and cause the vein to become swollen and enlarged.

If you are concerned about the appearance or persistent pain caused by varicose veins you should speak to your GP. You can ask to see our Consultant Vascular Surgeon, Mr Tom Nicholas privately without any long delays.

We do not offer free consultations for Varicose veins.

In some cases, you will require a test called a duplex ultrasound scan to assist with the consultation and identify all possible underlying problems causing your varicose veins.

Our Consultant Vascular Surgeon specialises in diagnosing and treating symptoms caused by varicose veins and offers a range of non-surgical and surgical treatments, including:

Want to be seen privately?

Whether you have medical insurance or decide to fund your care yourself, we deliver the very best of healthcare in a friendly and safe environment.

You will be offered an appointment at the earliest convenient date for you.

For information about booking appointment you can contact us on 01744 746 425 or enquiries@fairfield.org.uk

Consultants who treat varicose veins:

The information on this page is for reference only and has been reviewed by appropriate medical or clinical professionals. The information contained on this page should not be a substitute for professional medical advice nor is it intended to be for medical diagnosis or treatment.