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09/26/2023
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Dr. Wright’s Lipedema Surgery Techniques Improve Mobility & Quality of Life

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Dr. Wright’s innovative lipedema surgery techniques are transforming lives by improving mobility and enhancing the quality of life for patients. He will be conducting a video demonstration of his surgical techniques in a Master Class for Lipedema treatment at this year’s 1st Annual Lipedema World Congress. As a founding member of Lipedema World Alliance (LWA) and with expertise in this procedure, Dr. Wright will present the Tumescent Local Anesthesia (TLA) approach using power-assisted liposuction. In this course, he will describe his approach and techniques to give the best surgical outcomes

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08/29/2023
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Lipedema Treatment: Understanding and Managing this Chronic Condition

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Lipedema, also known as lipoedema, is a chronic condition that affects many women worldwide. It is characterized by an abnormal accumulation of painful adipose tissue, primarily in the legs. Unfortunately, lipedema is often misdiagnosed as simple obesity, leading to misunderstandings and challenges for women seeking proper healthcare. In this comprehensive guide, we will explore the causes, symptoms, and management of lipedema. We will also delve into St. Louis lipedema treatment options, highlighting the importance of early diagnosis and a multidisciplinary approach to care. Understanding Lipedema: Causes and Symptoms Lipedema is

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07/27/2023
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Whole Body Vibration and Dry Brush Massage for Lipedema

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Lipedema is a condition characterized by the abnormal accumulation of fat cells, primarily in the lower body, causing pain, swelling, and decreased mobility. While liposuction is considered the most effective treatment for lipedema, it’s imperative that individuals with lipedema first master the non-surgical treatment options to control their systems. Two popular alternatives that have gained attention are whole-body vibration and dry brush massage. In this comprehensive guide, we will delve into the benefits of these techniques, their impact on lymphatic circulation, and their potential as complementary treatments for lipedema. Understanding

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02/7/2023
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Say Goodbye to Back Pain with Lipedema Surgery – A Life-Changing Solution!

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Back pain is a common problem that affects many people. But for those who suffer from lipedema, it can be much more than just an annoyance. Lipedema is a chronic condition that causes painful swelling in the legs and buttocks. Fortunately, there is a life-changing solution – lipedema surgery. In this article, we will explore what lipedema is, its symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment. We will also discuss the different types of lipedema surgery and the benefits of undergoing this procedure. Plus, we’ll look at the recovery process and the

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12/22/2022
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Compression 101: Lipedema Compression Garments

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Guidelines for the management of lipedema recommend the use of compression for patients with lipedema. The care guidelines recommend a multidisciplinary approach to treatment involving proper diet and exercise, manual lymphatic drainage, and wearing properly fitted, medical-grade compression garments. We’ve summarized everything women with Lipedema need to know about compression garments below, but you can find more information here. What is Lipedema? Lipedema is a fat disorder, mainly affecting women, that causes an enlargement of both legs due to deposits of fat under the skin. It’s characterized as a “progressive

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