Venous Insufficiency and Darkening of the Skin
When patients suffering with various forms of venous insufficiency notice discoloration of the skin, it is often brown or red and shiny. Darkening of the skin around the legs and ankles is typically a result of varicose veins or leg ulcers.
Treatment options for varicose veins and leg ulcers include:
- Ambulatory Phlebectomy
- Endovenous Laser Ablation (EVLT)
- Radiofrequency (RF) Ablation
- Ultrasound Guided Sclerotherapy
If you live in the St. Louis, St. Charles or Chesterfield area and you have noticed discoloration of your skin around the legs and ankles, call today to schedule your consultation. Don’t hesitate; get your legs back into good health and restore your active lifestyle.