We are a group of Manual Lymphatic Drainage Therapists providing treatments throughout the Austin area. Each therapist has her own private practice and may provide treatments at their office, in hospitals as well as in our patients’ homes.
We created ATX Lymphatics as a platform for those looking for lymphatic massage because it is not a treatment you can find in your everyday spa. As highly skilled therapists we wanted to make it easier for you to find the therapist that best fits your health needs. Please visit the Lymphatic Specialists page to learn more about each therapists’ specialties.
ATX Lymphatics' therapists are:
Lymphatic Specilatists in the Austin Area.
Left to Right: Geri Ruane, Ashley Hiatt, Paige Moreno, Amy Lindsay-Joynt.
Photo Credit: Bridgette Bloomquist
MLD is a gentle, non-invasive manual technique that uses specific movements that act as an external pump to direct lymphatic fluid through lymph channels and enhance the release of toxins. It can re-direct fluid around blocked areas (ex: in the treatment of lymphedema or when scar tissue is present) into healthy lymph vessels, which then drain into the venous system. MLD also has a soothing and analgesic effect on the body.
Lymphatic drainage seems to promote tissue regeneration, which could reduce the possible formation and severity of scars including hard nodules or "lumps."
MLD has many benefits for pre and post surgery patients including:
Lymphatic Drainage treatments are safe for many people. The following conditions can benefit from several treatments:
Lymphatic Drainage Treatments are NOT recommended for those with:
** Always let your therapist know of any change in your health conditions
All of our therapists operate their own practices, so hours and availability vary.