Compression therapy is the use of controlled pressure to increase venous blood flow in a limb while decreasing the volume.
By applying measured pressure in the form of socks, stockings, tights, or bandages, compression therapy can reduce inflammation and sustain the restorative process.
Compression therapy can be used to treat a variety of conditions including:
The Ankle Brachial Pressure Index (ABPI) is a non-invasive test that provides a snapshot of what is happening with your circulation. It can indicate any arterial circulation issues and assist your doctor or nurse in determining the proper compression treatment for you.
We offer a wide variety of compression garments including:
At Lakeside we carry Sigvarous, Venosan, Mediven, and Jobst products.