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1300 463 336 

 

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contact@oedemaclinics.com.au

 

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(02) 9838 7621 

 

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Staff

Deepa Verma - Physiotherapist

Accredited Lymphoedema Practitioner 

 

Member of APA, ALA, NLPR

PINC Certified Cancer Rehab Physiotherapist

Special Interest in Womens Health Physiotherapy

 

Deepa is an experienced Physiotherapist with over 10 years’ experience in both the public and private sector. She is an ALA Accredited Lymphoedema Practitioner as well as being certified as a PINC Cancer Rehab Physiotherapist.

 

Deepa specialises in management of:

  • Lymphoedema physiotherapy management
    • Acute lymphoedema post-surgery and trauma.
    • Chronic lymphoedema management after cancer treatment/post-surgery or post cellulitis.
  • Breast cancer rehabilitation services
    • Shoulder care-post mastectomy, lumpectomy, breast reconstruction.
    • Scar tissue management,
    • Cording
    • Breast Oedema and Breast related arm lymphoedema management.
  • Post cancer rehabilitation (Individualised exercise program)
    • Decrease cancer related side effects including fatigue and improve strength and joint range of motion
    • Promote optimal functional recovery and improve quality of life.

She uses a holistic and integrated approach with best evidence management for lymphoedema care and post-cancer rehabilitation.  Her main passion is to help women diagnosed with breast cancer at all stages of their recovery to improve their quality of life through an individualised management program.

 

Deepa is passionate and committed to empower patients to how best self-manage lymphoedema and assist them to achieve their optimal health. Deepa uses an individual approach for each patient integrating with hands on approach with manual lymphatic drainage, compression bandaging, prescription of compression garments, skin care education, scar tissue management and exercise advise for shoulder care, post cancer rehabilitation and functional conditioning.

 

In her spare time Deepa enjoys meditation, yoga and spending time with her two beautiful kids.

                                                     

 

 

 

 

 

We provide broad experience in sports injuries, post-surgical rehabilitation and exercise prescription with additional specialised training in oedema (swelling) management.

 

Our Cancer Early Intervention and rehabilitation programs are specifically designed by our team and we are proud to be in the forefront of new developments in the field.

 

We are APA and ALA accredited. The ALA  (Australasian Lymphology Association) is the peak professional body for Lymphology in Australia and NZ. 

 

We  ensure we are constantly learning and growing, allowing you to feel the benefits of quality care.

 

Our philosophy is to provide a positive, nurturing environment enhancing healing and wellbeing.

 

 

Our Mission

Passion, Knowledge and Experience