Vascular Matters

Atherosclerosis

Atherosclerosis, also known as “hardening of the arteries”, is a disease in which fat, cholesterol and calcium (plaque) build up inside the vessels that carry blood around the body (arteries). Over time plaque hardens causing narrowing of the vessels and limits the flow of blood. When it affects the arteries that carry blood to the heart, it can cause a

Read More

VenaBLOCK

VenaBLOCK offers a unique treatment for patients with varicose veins. Treatment involves simply delivering a glue inside of a diseased vein and applying pressure. Dr Freeman uses ultrasound guidance and local anaesthetic to perform the procedure in his outpatient rooms. The procedure is competed in 15 minutes. There is no need to wear a compression stocking after the procedure. Patients

Read More

To be aware of during the Coronavirus Pandemic

At Sydney Vascular Ultrasound we are continuing to closely monitor the COVID19 situation and to take the advice of NSW Health and the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. The rooms remain open for new and returning patients. We are scheduling consultations and diagnostic testing as indicated to manage vascular surgical problems. Patient and staff safety is our top priority and

Read More