Feb 13, 2009 This was extra footage I shot a few years agosorry about the low quality: ) Lymphedema in women treated for breast cancer is an accumulation of proteinrich fluid in the arm that occurs when axillary lymphatic drainage from the arm is interrupted because of axillary lymph node dissection or axillary radiation, or both.
We focus on manual lymph drainage, myofascial release, and deep tissue massage. Come see us C ma canada manual lymphatic drainage a treatment and see what we are all about. We offer direct billing where possible in order to provide a seamless treatment experience for our clients. Jennifer Plourde is a registered massage therapist in London, Ontario, Canada. Her main focus of treatment is the use of the Dr. Vodder method of Manual Lymphatic Drainage and Combined Decongestive Therapy.
Manual lymphatic drainage (MLD), sometimes called manual lymphatic therapy, uses light touch to move excess lymph and fluid out of the tissues and back into the lymphatic vessels. Although often referred to as a type of massage, MLD is very different from traditional forms of massage that rely on deep and rigorous rubbing. MLD is much gentler Find a Therapist. Locate a fully certified therapist trained by the Dr. Vodder School in Combined Decongestive Therapy (CDT) and the Dr.
Vodder method of Manual Lymph Drainage (MLD). Therapist isted on our website have either updated their skills in the past two years by attending a Review or completed their training If youve ever had a surgery on your lymph nodes, your doctor may have suggested lymphatic drainage massage.
This is a technique used to remove waste fluids that build up following surgery. Read Manual Lymph Drainage was performed by a certified therapist of the Dr. Vodder School according to standardized treatment protocols for lymphoedema patients (Kasseroller 1998, Wittlinger, 1998). Only one 45minute treatment session was used on each patient. The therapeutic effects of manual lymphatic drainage is well documented and prescribed by top physicians in Europe, Canada, and the United States.
Benefits of Lymphatic Massage and Manual Lymph Drainage. The benefits of lymphatic therapy are many: removal of metabolic wastes, excess water, toxins, bacteria, large protein molecules and foreign Manual lymphatic drainage massage and bandaging is provided in private treatment rooms with a registered therapist.
We provide therapy covered by most extended health care plans. We work in the modern and inviting clinic, conveniently located in Etobicoke. The Therapist Training Program offers healthcare practitioners the best available education in the original Dr. Vodder method of Manual Lymph Drainage (MLD) and Combined Decongestive Therapy (CDT). Our teachers have a passionate, caring focus that will help you to realize the best possible outcomes for your patients.