Does the therapy session hurt?
The therapy is intended to increase the flow of lymph fluids and help the drainage of excess fluid. Some patients can feel sore after a massage.
How many sessions will I have?
It’s suggested to have a therapy session every three months. However, each case is different, so your physical therapist or chiropractor will discuss with you the number of sessions and their frequency.
What is a lymphatic drainage massage?
A lymphatic drainage massage helps improve the immune system and helps move the lymph fluid throughout the body. The physical therapist or chiropractor applies pressure directed to the lymph nodes to drain excess fluid from your body. After the drainage, you might experience a change on odor, color and frequency of urination.
If I’m traveling, can I schedule one therapy session?
Yes, Medical Tourism chiropractors and physical therapists understand your specific needs, so you can schedule a therapy session. In some cases, the specialist can recommend exercises or self-massage to continue back at home to prevent its progression.
Will I need to consult with other specialists about my condition?
If your chiropractor or physical therapist considers it necessary, you might need to consult another medical specialist.