Hemorrhoid Artery Embolization

Finally, Quick Hemorrhoid Relief — No Downtime!

Oh, you’ve tried everything for your hemorrhoids - creams, suppositories, warm baths and stopping certain foods - and maybe now you are even considering the common hemorrhoid surgery.

Wait - there’s a much better option when it comes to hemorrhoids medical treatment: hemorrhoid embolization!

Exclusively provided in Eldersburg by Dr. Scott Buckner, hemorrhoid embolization (also known as hemorrhoidal artery embolization or HAE) offers a minimally invasive hemorrhoids medical treatment that effectively cuts off blood flow to hemorrhoids.

Shrinks Without Pain

This gentle intervention prompts your hemorrhoids to shrink and dissipate without pain, providing you quick and easy relief from symptoms such as bleeding, pain and itching.

Performed conveniently in the comfort of our office in Eldersburg, Maryland, the procedure typically lasts only 35-40 minutes and involves mild sedation. Think about that - you could be less than 40 minutes away from no more itching, bleeding or discomfort!

Recovery is swift; you are back to regular activities in no time. If you are considering surgery, with this hemorrhoids medical treatment, you are feeling better in half the time it even takes you to check in for surgery.

Hemorrhoid Embolization vs. Traditional Hemorrhoid Surgery

Compared to traditional hemorrhoid surgery, hemorrhoid embolization promises a speedier recovery and much less discomfort:

Hemorrhoid Embolization Traditional Hemorrhoid Surgery
Minimally Invasive
Local Anesthesia
Outpatient Procedure
Quick Recovery
No Downtime

Trust the Region’s Leading Hemorrhoid Embolization Specialist

When it comes to hemorrhoids medical treatment, there is no one more knowledgeable and experienced in the entire region than Dr. Buckner. With over 30 years specializing in vein care, Dr. Buckner has truly mastered this innovative procedure.

Dr. Buckner stays current on the latest advancements and utilizes leading-edge technologies to perform hemorrhoid embolization.

His extensive expertise allows him to employ advanced techniques that other physicians simply cannot match. This specialized skill and precision leads to better outcomes for patients like you.

However, Dr. Buckner’s success goes beyond just technical proficiency. His gentle approach and compassionate bedside manner help put you at ease through the entire hemorrhoid embolization process.

Dr. Buckner understands the sensitive nature of hemorrhoid problems. His caring and understanding clinical care team strives to make you feel comfortable and empowered.

When you choose Dr. Buckner for hemorrhoid embolization, you’re getting more than just a highly trained doctor. You’re getting a physician who has dedicated his career to understanding vein problems and providing patient-focused care.

If you want the region’s top expert in hemorrhoid embolization performing your procedure, look no further than Dr. Scott Buckner. His unparalleled expertise and decades of experience deliver optimal results.

Understanding the Simplicity of the Hemorrhoid Embolization Procedure

Here are the typical steps involved in this new hemorrhoid medical treatment at Buckner Vein and Aesthetics: 


  • Schedule a personal consultation with Dr. Buckner to determine if hemorrhoid embolization is suitable for your hemorrhoid condition.
  • Dr. Buckner will answer all your questions and address any of your concerns related to hemorrhoid embolization.
  • If it is determined that hemorrhoid embolization is the appropriate treatment for you, the procedure will be scheduled at your convenience.
  • You should not eat or drink anything after midnight on the evening before your hemorrhoid embolization procedure.

During the Procedure

  • An IV line is inserted into a vein in your arm for medication administration.
  • You receive mild sedation to keep you relaxed and comfortable.
  • Dr. Buckner numbs the groin to access the artery with a local anesthetic.
  • Using x-ray guidance, a tiny catheter is inserted into the hemorrhoidal artery.
  • Small particles and/or coils are injected through the catheter to block blood flow to the hemorrhoids.
  • The catheter is removed once all arteries feeding the hemorrhoids are blocked.
  • The entire hemorrhoid embolization procedure typically takes just 35-40 minutes.


  • You are monitored in a recovery area until the sedation wears off.
  • You may feel mild discomfort at the injection site that improves with over-the-counter pain medication.
  • You can typically return home 3-4 hours after the procedure.
  • Over the next week, your hemorrhoids will shrink and symptoms should dramatically improve.
  • Dr. Buckner will schedule follow-ups to monitor your condition and results.
  • You should be able to resume normal activity within 1-2 days.

Start on the Path to Comfortable, Hemorrhoid-Free Living

If you’re tired of painful, disruptive hemorrhoid flare ups, it’s beyond time to explore your options. Don’t wait to seek hemorrhoids medical treatment.

Schedule a consultation today with Dr. Buckner to see if hemorrhoid embolization is right for you. Discover why so many patients trust him for advanced vein care. Start down the path to relief, renewed comfort and a restored quality of life.

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