Massage Techniques


Dr. Vodder’s Manual Lymph Drainage (MLD)
Applied properly, it has a significant yet subtle effect on the body. MLD targets the nervous system and lowers sympathetic tonus. It can indirectly boost the immune system. MLD may also be helpful with varicose veins, minor injuries, stress, cellulite, burns, pre & post plastic surgery, skin conditions, and chronic pain. Clients often feel a sense of well-being after treatment. more Dr. Vodder’s MLD

Manual Lymph Drainage (MLD) for Pre/Post Cosmetic Surgery and Liposuction
Most physicians will suggest several sessions of Manual Lymph Drainage after surgery or liposuction procedures to increase a patients comfort, decrease swelling and the appearance of bruising, reduce scar tissue and decrease the possibility of infection. Patients report feeling more relaxed, less pain and swelling and a softening of deep scar tissue after only one session.

Combined Decongestive Therapy is generally known as the most effective treatment for Lymphedema. It consists of:

  1. Manual Lymph Drainage
  2. Bandaging
  3. Skin Care
  4. Remedial Exercise

Lymph Flow Massage
What better way to support your immune system, improve skin health and relax deeply than by giving yourself the gift of an hour of gentle, hypnotic, light touch massage. It’s a mini vacation that you can take whenever you want.
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Massage for Cancer Patients is tailored to fit your progress through the treatment process. It’s helpful within the structure of your treatment schedule or in conjunction with post-surgical rehabilitation. A massage session reduces anxiety associated with surgeries and uncomfortable procedures. It also provides relaxation and a gentle, caring respite from the daily schedule of tests and appointments. more Massage For Cancer Patients

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