Mastectomy's, lumpectomy, partial mastectomy, lymph node dissection
I help my client's recover faster after surgery and treatment by providing manual lymphatic drainage massage to reduce swelling, reduce pain, reduce infection risk, improve healing, improve the appearance of scars, prevent fibrosis and management scar tissue, reduce adhesions, and relax. I can also help guide your compression needs.
The technique of manual lymphatic drainage is a non-invasive, gentle and rhythmic skin stretching technique that directs the flow of lymph fluid to lymph node bundles for elimination. Working with breast cancer survivors requires a unique skill set and knowledge of the lymphatic system in order to prevent overload to the involved areas and safely and effectively remove excess fluid build-up.