Available only at our 835 Henderson Hwy location.
Manual Lymphatic Drainage or MLD is performed by Cynthia Thom who is also a practicing Remedial Massage Therapist.
MLD can be used in the care of patients with conditions such as venous stasis ulceration, wounds, scar tissue, burns, traumatic edema and dermatological indications such as rosacea. Orthopedic indication such as adhesive capsulitis, arthritic conditions, acute whiplash, Meniere’s Syndrome, Migraines, etc, can all be treated with the MLD method.
Apart from increasing lymph flow, MLD also has a pain relieving effect which can be used with recent traumam such as sport injuries. Patients find the treatments soothing and relaxing with no side effects. It is a gentle, rhythmic massage-like movement, performed with a great deal of precision , which requires a well-trained therapist to obtain good results.
Cynthia also practices a technique called Combined Decongestive Therapy or CDT. She is one of appx. 1000 Therapists trained in this course in North America.
CDT allows Cynthia to manage patients with lymphedema and venous insufficiency edema.
30- minute treatment: $55
45- minute treatment: $70
60- minute treatment: $85
90- minute treatment: $125
* bandaging is an additional cost to the patient