The Lymphoedema team provide patient assessment and management including intensive courses of therapy which may include Manual Lymphatic Drainage, compression bandaging and hosiery and maintenance therapy.
The specialist lymphoedema service is available at Dorothy House Hospice, for palliative patients. This can be for in and out patients, Day Patient Services, and home visits if required. For Mendip and Somerset area, non-palliative and non-cancer referrals are accepted. Currently clinics based in Frome & Winsley.