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Jan Thomson Lymphoedema and manual lymphatic Drainage Specialist

Cardiff, CF15 8AH
02920 575751 02920 575751 07765526790 07765526790

About me

My aim is to increase client motivation and enhance self care by offering  personalised approach to achieve a better quality of life.
Janet is a qualified Medical Manual Lymphatic Drainage Specialist practitioner.

Janet has over 14 years of  working within the local health service as a medically qualified lymphoedema specialist practitioner. Janet is experienced in the assessment and on going management of primary, secondary lymphoedema and lipodema and swelling.

Also experienced in treating clients post vaser lipo suction

Also, a clinical aromatherapist and reflexologist.  Janet has trained in healing and is able to offer a range of integrated therapies to ease tensions, calm the mind, and restore balance and well-being.

Janet has experience in helping people to manage swelling caused by cancer and non cancer treatment including lipodema.

Janet qualified in Lymphoedema with the Austrian Vodder School of Manual Lymphatic drainage and also practises the Casely Smith and Le duc method of lymphatic drainage.

Service includes:
• Full assessment for management on going treatment and prevention of primary and secondary lymphoedema, lipoedema and swelling.

• Manual lymphatic drainage
Multilayered bandaging
Wound assessment
Scar assessment
• Individualised exercise regime
Garment choice
Offering lymphatic massage post vaser lipo suction surgery
Access to a range of complementary therapies -Aromatherapy; cupping; reflexology/nerve reflexology
Mobile service considered for clients with reduced mobility

BUPA, Aviva, AXA and Red Arc approved for Lymphatic drainage in primary and secondary lymphoedema

A fully qualified practitioner, Janet is a member of:
I.F P,A International Federation of Professional Aromatherapists ,
MAR Member of the Association of Reflexologists
MLD uk. Manual Lymphatic Drainage UK
BLS British lymphology Society
If you would like to put together a tailored treatment plan, please call me to discuss.

See web site for further information

Training, qualifications & experience

BSc Community Health. College Medicine Cardiff
Medical Manual Lymphatic Drainage - Vodder and Casely Smith and Le duc technique
Nurse Prescriber community
Itec Reflexology
IHHT massage
IFPA aromatherapy
PGCE Teaching

Member organisations


Association of Reflexologists

The Association of Reflexologists (AoR) is a non-profit making association which aims to provide support to professionally qualified practitioners.

Membership is open to practitioners who have gained an approved qualification or who have provided proof that their training and practical skills meet the standards set by the AoR.


The International Federation of Professional Aromatherapists

The International Federation of Professional Aromatherapists (IFPA) is a UK registered charity and practitioner-led professional aromatherapy association.

The IFPA aim to maintain a high standard of knowledge and professional practice in all individual members and regulate the practice in a way that ensures high standards of professionalism and safety.

Therapies offered

Other available therapies

Manual Lymphatic Massage (MLD)
Decongestive lymphoedema Treatment
Scar tissue work
Soft Tissue and connective tissue work
Kinesio taping for swelling and pain
Cupping for cellulite and detox
Manual lymphatic drainage massage post liposuction/vaser surgery
Reflexology/Nerve reflexology for skeletal pain and inflammation


Aromatherapy/ pregnancy massage £60; cupping £60;

Initial lymphoedema assessment for lymphoedema /lipoedema (primary and secondary lymphoedema) £80

Or £275 for 5 treatments paid in advance

Reflexology/nerve reflexology £50

or £225 for 5 sessions paid in advance

Home visits from extra  £10 in Cardiff area

and £10 out side Cardiff (travel cost)

Further information

Therapies include:
•Full assessment for management, treatment and prevention in diagnosed lymphoedema

•Hivamat 200 deep oscillation massage therapy

•Manual lymphatic drainage

Wound assessment

Scar tissue work and connective tissue massage

•Compression bandaging and garment choice

•Individualised exercise regime

• Manual lymphatic drainage post surgery/cosmetic surgery (vaser lipo suction)

•Access to a range of complementary therapies including reflexology and aromatherapy

•Holistic  and pregnancy massage
Cupping for detox and cellulite

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.

Ener Chi
57 Heol Isaf Station Road
CF15 8AH

Type of session

Home visits

Practical details

Sign language
Other languages None


Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair-accessible premises should have step-free access for wheelchair users and individuals who are unable to climb stairs. If a therapist's premises aren't step-free, they may offer alternative services such as telephone/web-based appointments, home visits, or meeting clients in different location, so you can choose the option that suits you best.

You can contact the therapist to discuss the options available.

Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.

Wheelchair user access Unspecified


Mon 9am - 5pm Tue 9am-12pm, 5pm -8pm Wednesday 9am -5pm Thurs 9am-12pm, 5pm-8pm

Jan Thomson Lymphoedema and manual lymphatic Drainage Specialist

Jan Thomson Lymphoedema and manual lymphatic Drainage Specialist

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