Manual Lymphatic Drainage
A gentle yet extremely powerful modality , Dr Vodder’s Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD) is an advanced therapy in which the practitioner uses a range of specialised and gentle rhythmic pumping techniques to move the skin in the direction of lymph flow.
This stimulates the lymphatic vessels which carry substances vital to the defence of the body, removes waste products, reducing swelling and boosting the metabolism and immune system.
MLD has been proven to reduce the symptoms of:
- Sinus problems
- Chronic Venous Insufficiency
- Pre Surgical toning and Post surgical swelling
- General sluggishness
- Poor immune function
- Anxiety and Depression
- Inflammation related to joint pain and arthritis
- High Blood Pressure
- Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
Are you due to undergo or recently had surgery?
Manual Lymphatic Drainage has been proven to prepare the body for surgery by removing extra-cellular waste, and increasing the production of white blood cells which can decrease the risk of infection and improve the outcomes of your surgery.
Post-operatively it can reduce edema, pain and scarring and due to it’s gentle pressure, treatment can be started as soon as 24 hours after your surgery.
If you would like to know more about Manual Lymphatic Drainage Therapy and see if it could help you, please feel free to give us a call on 02 9719 2229, we’re always happy to answer any questions you might have.
Please arrive around 5 minutes early for you first treatment, that way we have time to discuss your treatment and to complete your intake forms without eating into your treatment time. Thank you.