Lymphoedema is a swelling of the limbs, head or trunk that can occur following treatment for cancer or other conditions, or can be due to a congenital abnormality. It is a chronic progressive condition that, once diagnosed, needs proper clinical assessment, plus advice and education regarding the monitoring and management of swelling. 

At Monkstown Physiotherapy we have the expertise to assess your individual signs and symptoms of Lymphoedema, and provide a plan of action for you to follow to minimise infection, improve your tissue condition and maximise the reduction and effective ongoing maintenance of your swelling. 

Treatments Include

Manual Lymphatic Drainage
Simple Lymphatic Drainage
Assessment for Compression Garments
Appropriate Exercise Prescription
Skin Care Advice
Multi-Layer Bandaging


We can help you

member of

  • Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists
  • Chartered Physiotherapists in Sport & Exercise Medicine

health insurance schemes

  • Laya Healthcare
  • Irish Life Health
  • Glo Health
  • VHI Healthcare

schedule Opening Hours

Mon -Thurs8am-8pm


Sat/Sun closed

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Monkstown Physiotherapy and Sports Injury Clinic

Beechlawn Medical Centre, Carrickbrennan Road, Monkstown, Co. Dublin

Tel 01-2148031 Fax 01-9012680