Lymphedema is a stagnation of lymph fluid creating a swelling in a portion of the body. Lymphedema is most commonly associated with damage to the lymphatic system caused by cancer therapy including surgery and radiation. Our Certified Lymphedema Therapists are specially trained in the evaluation and individualized treatment of the swelling associated with both primary and secondary lymphedema.
The swelling and discomfort associated with lymphedema can be debilitating, and although there is no cure, it can be successfully managed with proper treatment. Our Certified Lymphedema Therapists will completely evaluate your history and condition before making an individualized treatment plan based on your needs.
Treatment includes complete decongestive therapy (CDT) consisting of: