Lymphedema is a term used to describe chronic swelling of any part of the body. AnMed Health's Lymphedema Center manages this swelling, often called edema, with internationally recognized techniques including:
- Complex decongestive therapy
- Manual lymph drainage
- Compression bandaging and garment fitting
- Skin care
- Education for specialized exercise program to aid in drainage
Lymphedema treatment varies depending on the patient and condition. Continuous management and therapy is the key to helping patients with lymphedema live a
live a healthy, normal life.
Meet our specialized lymphedema therapist
Jeanne Nourse, OTR/L, CLT-LANA is a nationally board certified therapist who has been practicing for 25 years as an occupational therapist and for 15 years treating lymphedema. She is nationally board certified by the Lymphology Association of North America, a member of the National Lymphedema Network and also stays current in her Dr. Vodder School certification.
The Lymphedema Center is located inside the AnMed Health Cancer Center. If you struggle with chronic swelling from radiation treatment or other conditions, ask your doctor for a referral. You or the doctor's office can make an appointment by calling First Call Scheduling at (864) 512-6255.
2000 East Greenville Street
Anderson, SC 29621