Is the treatment painful?
No, this treatment should not cause any pain. If any pain occurs during treatment, it is an indication to stop the treatment and do additional medical checkups to eliminate other medical conditions.
How long does a session last?
Treatment for upper or lower limbs last for 1 hour. Lymphatic drainage of head and face area takes 30 minutes
How long do the treatment effects last?
Depending on the medical condition and post-treatment activities, the effects of treatment can last for about 24 hours. The therapist will determine the best treatment plan to keep the effects longer.
How often do I need to come?
It depends on the condition. However, most commonly, in the 1st intensive phase, it is recommended to undertake 2-3 treatments per week for about 2-3 weeks, then when the 2nd phase of maintenance is achieved, it is possible to lower the number of visits to 1 session per week or fortnightly.
How many sessions will I need?
The number of sessions vary based on each medical condition and treatment indication. The treatment plan is offered and discussed during the first visit.
Do I need to bring anything with me for my treatment?
Please bring your current medical documentation. We also highly recommend that you wear comfortable loose clothes and comfortable sports footwear, especially if the treatment involves the lower limbs.
Are there any additional costs of the treatment?
Depending on the medical condition, we may recommend Complete Decongestive Therapy which includes lymphatic bandaging. These bandages are specially designed for lymphatic drainage and are different from those available in pharmacies. Patients can purchase them after treatment in our clinic. The number of bandages required is based on each patient’s individual needs. Bandages are reusable and washable. Please make sure to bring them for each session.