Are You Suffering From Lymphedema In The Greater Birmingham Area And Are Trying To Find Help?
Lymphedema is an abnormal increase of protein-rich fluid that causes swelling in the arms and legs. If left untreated it can interfere with wound healing and increase the risk of infection. Through effective management, patients can reduce pain and swelling, promote wound healing, prevent skin infections and improve functioning of the affected limb and quality of life.
Complete Decongestive Therapy For Lymphedema
What We treat
We offer a personalized, comprehensive treatment program to help patients who have or are at risk for lymphedema caused by radiation and/or cancer surgeries, trauma, infections, filariasis, tumors, obesity, venous insufficiency, and congenital/hereditary disorders.
About Your Lymphadema Therapist
Jennifer Self Spencer is a Certified Lymphedema Therapist and teaches patients how to reduce swelling, prevent infection, and improve function and home management. She has received advanced education in manual lymphatic drainage, compression bandaging, wound care, and the overall management of Lymhedema/ Lipoedema. She has over 13 years experience in treating clients with Lymphedema.