Edema Care

Do you have abnormal swelling or edema in your arms or legs?  If you do, you may be a candidate for the Complete Decongestive Therapy available through Doctor’s Choice Home Care.

Edema can be caused by a number of conditions:

  • Lymphedema
  • Chronic Venous Insufficiency
  • Residual edema after DVT
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Mastectomy
  • Diabetes
  • Kidney problems
  • Trauma
  • Wounds

Evaluation
Many people live with this condition unaware that there are highly successful techniques available to reduce and control edema. Ask your doctor about a referral to Doctor’s Choice Home Care for an evaluation.

Our therapists will evaluate and consult with your physician to design a treatment plan which best suits your condition.

Treatment
Doctor’s Choice Home Care has physical therapists and occupational therapists trained in these edema reducing therapy techniques:

  • Manual Lymphatic Drainage
  • Skin Care
  • Swelling reduction exercises
  • Application of compression bandages
  • Application of pneumatic compression pumps
  • Assess and make recommendations for compression garment


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if you have abnormal swelling or edema, we can help!