Lymphedema Treatment

Lymphedema is an accumulation of protein rich fluid in an arm or leg. The most common form of lymphedema in the United States is a result of treatment from Breast Cancer. Treatments such as surgery, removal of lymph nodes, and/or radiation, can contribute to lymphedema problems.

The good news is that Lymphedema CAN be treated and managed. Baudry Therapy offers a program in Lympedema treatment.

Occupational Therapist Jennifer Breaux Miller, OT offers an unparallelled program for the treatment of lymphedema. Whether for education, treatment or both, Jen holds a wealth of information regarding the following lymphedema concerns:

  • Manual Lymph Drainage
  • Short Stretch Compression Bandaging
  • How to exercise safely and effectively
  • How to take care of your skin
  • How to use a compression pump
  • Ordering day/nighttime garments for long term management
  • How to restore range of motion in your arm after surgery
  • How to return to your daily activities
  • How to get along with lymphedema
  • How to manage following Breast Cancer

If you or a loved one suffers with lymphedema, you want Jen Miller on your health care team. Call Baudry Therapy Center today to learn more about Lymphedema treatment.