Venous hypertension is a condition in which the blood pressure in the veins is too high. Chronic venous hypertension is the underlying cause of leg ulcers. Your veins have valves so that the blood moves only one direction – back to the heart.
Advanced Surgical Technology in Mt. Vernon: Venous hypertension treatments
At Advanced Surgical Technology, we deliver state-of-the-art, minimally invasive treatments for venous hypertension. The first step in crafting a custom treatment plan is a complete evaluation of your condition with our advanced diagnostic testing. If you are currently suffering symptoms of venous hypertension, we may perform various tests to identify the source of the condition, which often includes a venous ultrasound test that evaluates the speed and direction of the blood flow in the vessel. Once the testing is completed, your treatment can be performed.