Endovenous treatment of superficial vein insufficiency

Provisional trend or paradigm shift in treatment?

Monday, April 11, 2022


Karlo Novačić, M.D.

Karlo Novačić, M.D.
University Hospital Centre Zagreb, Venes Polyclinic

Ass. Prof. Slaven Suknaić, M.D., Ph.D.

Ass. Prof. Slaven Suknaić, M.D., Ph.D.
Venes Polyclinic


Required level of previous knowledge and experience of participants: intermediate

Webinar objectives:

  • to present the epidemiology and pathophysiology of superficial venous insufficiency
  • to explain the clinical presentation of the disease and indications for treatment
  • to present endovenous treatment methods
  • to explain the technical aspects of endovenous treatment methods
  • to explain how to choose an adequate method of treatment
  • to show the potential complications of endovenous methods
  • to provide participants with complete information so that after the webinar they have all the necessary information on the indications and performance of endovenous treatment of superficial venous insufficiency

Who is the webinar for:

  • Specialists in vascular medicine (surgeons, radiologists, cardiologists), general practice, dermatologists, specialists in vascular surgery and interventional radiology and all specialists involved in the treatment of venous diseases and venous ulcers.
18:00-18:10Superficial venous insufficiency - introduction and indications for treatment
Karlo Novačić, M.D.
18:10-18:25Thermal methods of treatment
Karlo Novačić, M.D.
18:25-18:40Non-thermal methods of treatment
Ass. Prof. Slaven Suknaić, M.D., Ph.D.
18:40-19:00Tips & Tricks
19:00-19:15Discussion and conclusions