Manual Lymphatic Drainage


Manual Lymphatic Drainage is a very gentile skin technique that is both rythmic and relaxing. MLD can treat a variety of conditions inculding swelling caused by cancer treatments, speed post operative healing, venus insufficiency and orthopedic conditions such as frozen shoulder or sprains and strains. Your Therapist is certified thru the highly regarded Dr. Vodder International and a certified fitter for Medi compression garments.

Conditions Treated with Manual Lymphatic Drainage and Combined Decongestive Therapy:

  • Lymphedema
  • Venus insufficiency/ CVI
  • Varicose veins, venus ulcers
  • Constipation
  • Pre-post operative preparation and recovery
  • Migraines
  • Whiplash
  • Concussions
  • Chronic sinusitis
  • Ankle sprains
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  • Scar treatment
  • Swelling from long plane rides

 

 

Bandaging:

Combined Decongestive Therapy for treatment of Primary and Secondary Lymphedema and Chronic Venus Insufficency includes manual therapy (Manual Lymphatic Drainage), bandaging and therapeutic exercises to encourage lymphatic flow. Education on risk factors and preventative measures is also an important factor in treatment in order to reduce discomfort, avoid further swelling, improve healthy function and regain a higher quality of daily life.

 

Rates:

$130 per hour (*prices may vary depending on case and frequency, contact for information and to schedule an initial treatment and consultation).

Session duration:

Treatment times range from 45 minutes to 2 hours depending on need. Initial treatment/consultation is generally 90 minutes in duration.