At ` FIRST LYMPH CARE' I offer Manual Lymphatic Drainage Massage (MLD), Indian Head Massage (IHM) and Kinesiology Taping. (KT).
I have 18 years Palliative Care experience and 16 years clinical experience in Lymphoedema Management (ongoing). With 11 years private practice in Treating all types of Lymphoedema and Lipoedema.
Full Assessment and Management Plan.
Manual Lymphatic Drainage Massage Therapist (Leduc Technique and L.D.I.)
Patient Advice and Education.
Small Group talks and demonstrations.
Indian Head Massage and relaxation.
I established LYMPH CARE in 2003 and use my therapies to treat many conditions.
MLD is effective for:
Lymphoedema, Lipoedma Fluid Retention, puffy ankles.... Post Cosmetic Surgery Oedema Sinusutis Facial Oedema/Puffy Eyes Stress And Muscle Strains Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/ME. Relaxation those with skin sensitivities (no oils/creams used).
I have more than 15years experience in Advanced Lymphoedema Management, including assessment, treatment planning, advice and onward referral where indicated.
IHM is effective for:
- muscle pulls and strained back
- pain headaches
- neck tension
- anxiety/stress relief
- sinus problems
KINESIOLOGY TAPING is a useful aid for improving lymphatic flow away from swollen areas.
Training, qualifications & experience
1982 Ba Nursing And Rgn. Newcastle Polytechnic
2001 Lymphatic Drainage International (l.d.m) Regents College, London
2003 Indian Head Massage. Vctc. Tamworth College
2004 Adapting Indian Head Massage For Cancer Patients. Christie Hospital, Manchester
2005 Medical Manual Lymphatic Drainage Leduc Method. Leduc Uk, Cannock, Staffs.
2007 - 2011 Regular Updates Leduc Uk Mld
Other available therapies
Manual Lymphatic Drainage Massage.
Lymph Drainage Massage
Initial consultation with treatment: £50
1 .5 hour treatment....£52
Referral letters may incur a small charge.
Kinesiology taping small additional charge.
Cancellation policy: 24hrs notice or 50% fee. Gift tokens available
For information and fees for the following please contact me. Talks and demonstrations group workshops.
I am fully Insured.
I am a member of THE BRITISH LYMPHOLOGY SOCIETY.
I am a member of the Lymphoedema Support Network and also involved in peer reviewing their literature.
I am registered with Leduc UK
RCN, NMC Registered.
If you have been diagnosed with or suspect you may have a pre-existing medical condition you should consult your GP for advice, diagnosis and treatment and always inform your health professional before starting any alternative or additional therapies, treatments or making any major changes in your diet or exercise programme.
Maps & Directions
Afternoon, evenings and Saturday appointments available