Varicose veins of the spermatic cord are not only a cosmetic problem, but a health issue. Some men complain about pain in the area of enlarged veins and many struggle with fertility problems. There are a few treatment options that are selected according to patient’s individual needs.
Do you want to get rid of varicose veins of the spermatic cord?
Łódź-based NZOZ Salve Medica, non-public healthcare centre, offers treatment of varicose veins of the spermatic cord based on the embolisation method. The procedure is performed in an outpatient mode and it will let you avoid scars and several days of hospitalisation. The physician who performs the procedure is Oskar Pietraszun M.D. He is a urology specialist who has broadened experience at the Urology and Kidney Transplantation Department of the Pirogow’s Specialist Hospital (Wojewódzki Specjalistyczny Szpital im. Pirogowa) in Łodź. He is a member of the European Association of Urology and the Voivodeship Team for Kidney Transplantation in Łódź.
At the Centermed hospital and clinic in Cracow you may use the help of Marek Góniak M.D. Ph.D. He specialises in the problem of varicose veins of the spermatic cord in children. He is a paediatric surgery and urology specialist. He uses classic and laparoscopic procedures. He obtained a Ph.D. degree thanks to a dissertation on laparoscopic treatment of varicose veins of the spermatic cord in children and teenagers. He is a member of the Polish Association of Paediatric Surgeons, Polish Association of Microsurgery and the Polish Association of Paediatric Urology.
Sławomir Mrozicki M.D. Ph.D. works in another place in Cracow, the One-Day Surgery Department at the Brothers Hospitallers’ Hospital (Szpital Zakonu Bonifratrów). He performs classic and laparoscopic procedures of removal of varicose veins of the spermatic cord. He is a general surgery and urology specialist. As one of the few specialists in Poland, he uses GreenLight XPS laser in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia. In 1994-2007 he fulfilled the function of the head of Clinical Urology Department at the 5th Military Teaching Hospital (V Wojskowy Szpital Kliniczny) in Cracow.
In Wrocław surgical laparoscopic removal of varicose veins of the spermatic cord are performed by Marek Belda M.D., at the NZOZ Multimedica non-public healthcare centre. He is a general surgery and urology specialist. In 1996 he completed a course “Laparoscopy in urology”, and in 1997 he completed an endourology course in Munich. A member of the American Urological Association. He was a senior assistant at the Urology Department of the Voivodeship Specialist Hospital (Wojewódzki Szpital Specjalistyczny) in Wrocław.
A private Lublin-based Żagiel Med hospital is a place where Robert Klijer M.D. Ph.D., performs classic and laparoscopic procedures of removal of varicose veins of the spermatic cord. He is a general surgery and urology specialist and an author of many publications and papers. He trained at the Urological Oncology Department in Bristol and completed a course in urological oncology at Harvard University. A member of the Polish Association of Urology and the American Urological Association.
The procedure of removal of varicose veins of the spermatic cord is offered at the Specjalista private hospital in Kutno where Piotr Humański M.D., works. He is a specialist in urology. He broadened his knowledge during a clinical internship at the Urology and Paediatric Urology Clinic in Rotenburg, and the Urology Clinic at the Teaching Hospital in Neumarkt. In 2011 he became a winner of BCC’s European Medal. A member of the Polish Association of Urology, the American Urological Association and the European Association of Urology.
If you happen to be in Szczecin, you will be able to obtain medical advice from Zbigniew Ziętek M.D. Ph.D., at the Mediklinika hospital. He performs both laparoscopic and classic procedures. He is a specialist in urology, general surgery, surgical oncology and clinical transplantation. He broadened his knowledge and improved his skills while on foreign internships, e.g. at the Urology Institute in Paris, Copenhagen University, Surgery Clinic in Berlin and Urology Clinic in England. He currently works as an academic teacher at the Pomeranian Medical University (Pomorski Uniwersytet Medyczny).
Get rid of varicose veins in Poland or seek help abroad?
The cost of surgery for varicose veins of the spermatic cord at the Szczecin-based Mediklinika starts from PLN 3,500. The price of the same procedure at Spire Roding Hospital in Essex is GBP 1,839 (around PLN 10,800). If you are from Western Europe you should think about having the procedure done in Poland. With the same amount of money you can cover the costs of the surgery and recovery plus the costs of holidays at a luxurious hotel. By breathing in fresh mountain air you will regain your strengths and boost recovery.