Thread veins


Elaine Sassoon,


AB Hons (Harvard), FRCS(Ed  & Eng), FRCS(Plast), MSc(LSE)


GASPAR ANASTASI Award, Aesthetic Society (USA) 2000



Consultant Plastic, Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgeon







Appointments available at:


SPIRE Hospital, Hill House Consulting Rooms, Old Watton Road,

Norwich, NR4 7TD










Secretary:  Sally Gilks Tel:  07985 184476






Please address all correspondence to Sally Gilks at Spire  Hospital.


Varying in degrees of visibility from faint to rather large and obvious areas, broken veins or spider veins come in purple, red or blue. The veins often appear on the legs at points of pressure or remain after bruising from injury.