Cost of treatment for Varicose Vein in Mumbai

One of the major factors for choosing any treatment for any medical condition is the cost involved in the process. If the medical condition is primarily not immediately life threatening, cost factor gains more importance in the patient’s decision making. One should note that success rate of the varicose vein treatment is remarkably high and hence quality of life of patient greatly improves post the treatment.

While as a medical institution we believe that cost should not be the major factor in medical decision making, we certainly acknowledge its importance and accept that it should not be ignored especially when there are multiple treatment options available.

Early Treatment = Negligible costs ~ Rs. 0/-

Treatment costs given below are representative costs for the patients who have been identified to need medical procedure. If timely consulted with an interventional radiologist, a patient may get relief without the need of any of the procedures below but with conservative medical treatment like use of stockings, medicines etc. Hence it is strongly advised that a patient consults a specialist doctor like an interventional radiologist to ascertain the severity of medical condition before analysing cost options.

Procedure costs

We here try to give you cost range for common treatment options for varicose veins in India to enable you for an informed discussion with the doctor/medical institution. We do not give specific value as the cost of treatment not only involves core medical supplies but is also influenced by grade of hospital, choice of bed category, experience of the treating doctor, technology and quality of medical supplies used at the institution etc. in addition to the severity of medical condition of the patient. A patient should understand the costs involved in the treatment with the doctor. OptionCosts (in INR)
1Endovenous Laser Ablation (EVLA/EVLT/Laser Treatment) 
Unilateral (Single Leg)Rs. 90,000/- to Rs. 1,75,000/-
Bilateral (Both Legs)Rs. 1,50,000/- to Rs. 2,75,000/-
Unilateral (Single Leg)Rs. 1,50,000/- to Rs. 2,00,000/-
Bilateral (Both Legs)Rs. 3,00,000/- to Rs. 3,50,000/-
3Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA) 
Unilateral (Single Leg)Rs. 1,25,000/- to Rs. 2,00,000/-
Bilateral (Both Legs)Rs. 1,75,000/- to Rs. 3,00,000/-
4Endovenous Microwave Ablation (EMWA) 
Unilateral (Single Leg)Rs. 1,25,000/- to Rs. 2,00,000/-
Bilateral (Both Legs)Rs. 1,75,000/- to Rs. 3,00,000/-
5Ultrasound guided foam sclerotherapyRs. 35,000/- to Rs. 60,000/- each leg
6Closure of perforators (TRLOP)Rs. 75,000/- to Rs. 1,50,000/- each leg
7PhlebectomiesRs. 50,000/- to Rs. 1,50,000/- each leg
8Pelvic Vein EmbolisationRs. 3,00,000/- to Rs. 5,50,000/-

*The above costs are just estimate and actual costs shall vary basis severity of patient medical condition and various factors mentioned above. Patient should discuss the costs with their treating doctor to get more accurate costs.

Insurance Coverage:

Varicose Vein is recognized as medical condition in standard medical insurance policies and hence treatment cost is covered by medical insurance. Hence patient should know that they can avail cashless option for their treatment. Each insurance company has predefined packages with hospitals for the treatment options and patient may choose depending on choice on institution and bed category in the policy. At Endovascular Clinic, we routinely help patients identify the best treatment option medically and help with respect to cashless treatment/insurance claim as the patient prefers.