Breast cancer rehabilitation is also a focus of treatment at Lymphatic Solutions. The aim of breast cancer rehabilitation is to assist individuals to regain functional capacity and range of motion to affected upper limbs via individualised exercise prescription and manual therapy, manage scar tissue following surgical procedures and radiation therapy, and provide psychosocial support.
Other forms of secondary and primary Lymphoedema, and Lipoedema also assessed, treated and managed.
My name is Kylie and I’m 35 years old. When I was diagnosed with breast cancer so many thoughts went through my head. I’m so grateful to my surgeon for sending me to a Caner Rehabilitation Occupational Therapist, who is also a Lymphoedema Therapist. I was worried about lymphedema, a potentially life long condition following breast cancer treatment, another thing I hope not to get. (more…)
Kylie Betyounan, 2019 Breast Cancer Survivor In Active Treatment
For me the diagnosis of Lipoedema/Lymphedema left me with a feeling of helplessness, due to the somewhat unpredictable nature of the disease and limited treatment I was initially prescribed.
Kate is a compassionate practitioner, with a wealth of knowledge in lymphatic treatment, which she is more than willing to share and explore with you. (more…)
“The program was ideal for me as it built up gradually in intensity, allowing me to slowly regain muscle strength, without being so daunting that I would give up. I felt tangible improvement with each session, and surprisingly didn’t feel pain or stiffness in the days afterwards. (more…)