Thoughts and opinions on this story? Click here to comment >>

Get stories like this in a free daily email

January 15, 2008
Photos by Dan Pelle photo

Dr. Renu Sinha of the Rockwood Clinic Vein Institute performs endovenous laser ablation on Mary Damascus at Spokane Valley Hospital. The laser treatment is becoming widely used as an alternative to more invasive varicose vein stripping procedures.