Ginger-K Lymphedema & Cancer Care Center (408) 782-1028
16360 Monterey Road, Suite 270
Morgan Hill, CA 95037

Courses

WELCOME!

An Educational Seminar,  presented in your clinical setting - Treatment of "Hard Lymphedemas".

After 29 years' practice, experience and research in this speciality, I am teaching: 
Comprehensive Treatment of Lymphedema, Venous Problems and Edemas Associated with Wounds, Trauma, Injury and Surgery.

The seminar will address:

1. Criteria for gradient bandaging
2. Step-by-step Gradient Bandaging, patient specific
3. Fluid volume through circumferential measurements
4. Skin Care - products to use
5. Gradient Sequential pneumatic pumps
  • Use: Indications and Contraindications
  • Proper settings - distal to proximal
  • Detailed home instructions for patient self-care
6. Gradient Compression Garments (GCG)
  • Anatomy & Physiology of GCG
  • What garment is best - condition and patient specific
  • Daily Care & Use
  • Patient instructions in self care while wearing GCG
7. Manuel Lymph Drainage (MLD):
  • Clinical and patient self MLD
8. Directional Flow Garments (DFG):
  • Properties
  • Criteria for use
9. Nutritional needs - do's and don'ts
10. Exercise - patient and condition specific
11. Shoes & custom orthotics - Why these are important.
12. A Case Study - a 2-week success story


This seminar is a full day with an educational power point presentation followed by practicum.

Contact me to schedule a day and time for this important educational experience.

Phyllis Tubbs-Gingerich (408) 782-1028