MANUAL LYMPHATIC DRAINAGE is a gentle massage technique
intended to flush excess lymphatic fluid out of the affected areas, towards the lymph nodes.
COMPRESSION BANDAGING (COMPRESSION DECONGESTIVE THERAPY) involves the use of bandages prescribed daily over a period of time, to reduce the lymphedema.
SWEDISH MASSAGE For those suffering from chronic lymphedema, swedish massage is used in combination with MLD, both therapies together can often have a greater result.
COMPRESSION GARMENTS come in a variety of compression gradients and sizes. We will fit you with the appropriate garment, depending on the severity of your condition, and guide you in the purchase process.
Whether your lymphedema is primary or secondary, we will be able to recommend the best course of action for your specific needs.
Further to the Services outlined previously, below provides greater detail for several of the categories.
uses the physical properties of water to apply compressive forces. This is accomplished using the same principles as Manual Lymphatic Drainage and Compression Bandaging. Patients work together in a group setting. Classes are currently offered in Brampton.