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LYMPHOEDEMA THERAPY

Lymphoedema is a condition that causes an area or several areas of your body to become swollen due to a buildup of lymphatic fluid. This swelling can cause difficulties with respect to movement, pain, activities, and daily living and working. This condition can happen with or without insult/injury, as well as postoperatively (especially in the cancer population) This swelling is managed by Complete Decongestive Therapy, which includes:

  • Wrapping and compression

  • Manual lymphatic drainage

  • Skin care regimen

  • Targeted Exercises

  • Low-dose laser therapy