Lymphedema is a chronic condition that affects more than four million Americans. A lymphedema diagnosis can have a significant impact on your daily activities and overall quality of life.
At the Orlando Health Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery Institute, we are committed to providing you with the most advanced lymphedema treatment options available. In fact, our plastic and reconstructive surgeons are among a handful of surgeons in the country — and the first in Florida — to perform a revolutionary microsurgery known as a vascularized lymph node transfer.
Until recently, decongestive therapy, which involves intensive massaging and compression, was the only available treatment option for lymphedema patients. While these therapies provide some degree of symptom relief, advanced treatments that are more effective are now available. We offer the following advanced treatments for lymphedema:
Dr. Richard Klein, Dr. Ken Lee, Dr. James Mayo and the team at the Orlando Health Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery Institute has extensive experience performing advanced microsurgical procedures and is dedicated to ensuring that no patient suffers from avoidable defects left by cancer or trauma.
Want more information on lymphedema? Download an informational guide from the Orlando Health Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery Institute for information on symptoms, diagnosis, available treatments and more.