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Lymphedema

Lymphedema patients will work with a certified lymphedema therapist who has specific education in treating this complex condition.

Complete Decongestive Therapy includes:

  • Comprehensive evaluation
  • Patient education, including proper skin care
  • Manual lymphatic drainage (MLD)
  • Compression garment consultation, fitting, referral and check-out
  • Self-management techniques, including bandaging and MLD
  • Instruction in home exercise program

This program may be right for you if you have the following edemas:

  • Post-mastectomy arm swelling
  • Post-lumpectomy arm or breast swelling
  • Poor circulation/swelling in the legs
  • Post-surgical swelling: facelift or joint replacements

Please contact us at one of our conveniently located facilities to schedule an appointment or to get any additional information regarding this service.

Location

Reichert Health Center
St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor Hospital
5333 McAuley Drive Suite 2010
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Phone: 734-712-3565
Fax: 734-712-8678

St. Joseph Mercy Brighton
7575 Grand River Road, Suite 115
Brighton, MI 48114
Phone: 810-844-7544
Fax: 810-844-7545

St. Joseph Mercy Livingston
620 Byron Road
Howell, MI 48843
Phone: 517-545-6333
Fax: 517-545-6230

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