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We provide the opportunity for patients to present annually for a duplex ultrasound review. The 3 most important things patients can do for prevention are: 1. Wear proper compression 2. Maintain a normal weight 3. Avoid long periods standing or sitting.
Healthcare is becoming increasingly more expensive and Endovenous procedure can only be performed in rooms unless a patient is deemed too frail or medically unfit.
Injecting Vein
SUMMARY: A compreshensive Venous Insufficiency Duplex Ultrsound.  Treatment with 99.7% success at 6 years. Treatment that requires no sedation and no fasting and no time off work. Treatment that avoids invasive phlebectomy in 95% of patients. Safe delivery of ultrasound guided sclerotherapy using the GLO Technique. Extremely low complication rate of only 1 minor calf DVT in over 1300 laser procedure and 1 leg ulcer post sclerotherapy in over 2000 procedures.
Debate - Saphenous Ligation and stripping is obsolete
Dr Claire Campbell attended the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Annual Scientific Congress 2016 – where she participated in a debate, “Saphenous ligation and stripping is obsolete.” Debate - Saphenous Ligation and stripping is obsolete
Presentation - Endovenous Varicose Vein Treatment - Experience and Results
Dr Claire Campbell attended the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Annual Scientific Congress 2016– where she presented the topics: Presentation - Endovenous Varicose Vein Treatment - Experience and Results
Are sugar-free sweeteners any better than sugar?
Aspartame has long been the choice of diet soft drink companies, but it has created quite a stir over the last decade due to the large number of studies showing its links to the growth of cancerous tumours, at least in rats. As a result, many producers of sugar-free products have begun to investigate alternative sweeteners like sucralose, sugar alcohols (maltitol, erythritol, xylitol and lactitol), and of course, the stevia plant.
We provide the opportunity for patients to present annually for a duplex ultrasound review. The 3 most important things patients can do for prevention are: 1. Wear proper compression 2. Maintain a normal weight 3. Avoid long periods standing or sitting.
Healthcare is becoming increasingly more expensive and Endovenous procedure can only be performed in rooms unless a patient is deemed too frail or medically unfit.
Injecting Vein
SUMMARY: A compreshensive Venous Insufficiency Duplex Ultrsound.  Treatment with 99.7% success at 6 years. Treatment that requires no sedation and no fasting and no time off work. Treatment that avoids invasive phlebectomy in 95% of patients. Safe delivery of ultrasound guided sclerotherapy using the GLO Technique. Extremely low complication rate of only 1 minor calf DVT in over 1300 laser procedure and 1 leg ulcer post sclerotherapy in over 2000 procedures.
Debate - Saphenous Ligation and stripping is obsolete
Dr Claire Campbell attended the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Annual Scientific Congress 2016 – where she participated in a debate, “Saphenous ligation and stripping is obsolete.” Debate - Saphenous Ligation and stripping is obsolete
Presentation - Endovenous Varicose Vein Treatment - Experience and Results
Dr Claire Campbell attended the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Annual Scientific Congress 2016– where she presented the topics: Presentation - Endovenous Varicose Vein Treatment - Experience and Results
Are sugar-free sweeteners any better than sugar?
Aspartame has long been the choice of diet soft drink companies, but it has created quite a stir over the last decade due to the large number of studies showing its links to the growth of cancerous tumours, at least in rats. As a result, many producers of sugar-free products have begun to investigate alternative sweeteners like sucralose, sugar alcohols (maltitol, erythritol, xylitol and lactitol), and of course, the stevia plant.

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