How is Varicose Vein
Surgery performed at Family Hospital?
Some of the
symptoms of varicose veins are pain, leg fatigue, itching, burning, and walking
difficulty. This is done under general anesthesia or mild sedation depending
from person to person. It takes between 60-90 minutes, and It is an ambulatory
procedure meaning that you can go home the same day.
1. Request a Quote. Browse our website and contact us. You will
automatically receive an email that will explain to you the next steps. A case
manager will contact you within 24 hours to begin the approval.
2. Send Medical Records. You will automatically receive a link to
fill out your medical questionnaire, and it is likely that your case manager
will request previous medical records, pictures or any other test that will
relate to your final quote and details.
3. Approval and Itinerary Plan. Your case manager will send you “the
final quote and detail” description of your travel trip.
4. The arrival. As a patient we promise to provide round trip
transportation from San Diego and Yuma, AZ and any área within 130 miles
radius from Mexicali. The exact time of your consultation or surgery can
change to our doctor’s schedule, but we will notify in advance.
5. Recovery. Travel itinerary will consist of having you stay in the
hospital or /and hotel, but this will depend on your particular surgical case
Day 1- Arrival in airport or designated location. Transportation
to hospital, and Pre-Op testing and consultation. Spend night in hospital
Day 2- Consultation and procedure done, recovery in hospital day,
and patient eligible to go to back home or to the hotel for recovery.
Please keep in mind, all ground transportation while recovering in Mexicali doctor appointments are provided by Family
Hospital at no extra cost.
- Wear the
compression stockings as indicated by the surgeon.
- Take the
medications as prescribed by the surgeon.
- Avoid smoking
for the first two weeks.
- Legs should be
elevated all time during the recovery.
- Remove the
bandages after 4 days.