Discover the Benefits of Compression Stockings for Improved Leg Health
Compression stockings are specialized hosiery garments that apply pressure to the legs to improve blood flow and prevent swelling.
Compression stockings come in different strengths and styles, and it’s important to choose the right type and size for your specific needs. It’s recommended to consult with a healthcare professional to determine if compression stockings are suitable for you and to ensure proper fit and usage.
Here are some of the conditions compression stockings can help:
- Varicose veins: Varicose veins are swollen, twisted veins that can be painful and uncomfortable. Compression stockings can help relieve the symptoms of varicose veins by improving blood flow and reducing swelling.
- Deep vein thrombosis (DVT): DVT is a blood clot that forms in a deep vein, often in the legs. Compression stockings can help prevent DVT by improving blood flow and reducing the risk of blood clots.
- Lymphedema: Lymphedema is a condition where excess fluid accumulates in the tissues, causing swelling in the arms or legs. Compression stockings can help reduce swelling and improve lymphatic drainage.
- Pregnancy: Many pregnant women experience swelling and discomfort in their legs due to increased pressure on the veins. Compression stockings can help improve blood flow and reduce swelling during pregnancy.
- Post-surgical recovery: After surgery, it’s common for patients to experience swelling in the affected area. Compression stockings can help reduce swelling and improve blood flow, promoting faster healing.
- Chronic venous insufficiency: Chronic venous insufficiency is a condition where the leg veins cannot return blood to the heart effectively. Compression stockings can help improve blood flow and reduce symptoms such as swelling, pain, and fatigue.
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Importance of Proper Fit: Schedule a Fitting Appointment
Our experienced professionals are dedicated to ensuring you receive the best care for all your foot and leg needs. That’s why we recommend calling our clinic to schedule a fitting appointment so we can measure you for the proper size. Getting the right fit is crucial to maximizing the benefits of compression stockings.
Take the First Step Towards Better Leg Health with Compression Stockings
Don’t let leg discomfort hold you back. With the help of our compression stockings, you can take the first step towards better leg health. Contact us today to learn more about our products and services. We look forward to hearing from you!
Brooklin Foot & Orthotic Clinic
16 Winchester Rd. E., Unit 3
Whitby, ON L1M 1B3
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Tuesday 9am - 7pm
Wednesday 9am - 7pm
Thursday 9am - 7pm
Friday 10am - 7pm
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The Brooklin Foot Clinic offers the following Chiropody Services to the Durham region, including Ajax, Brock, Brooklin,
Clarington, Oshawa, Pickering, Scugog, Uxbridge and Whitby.
Custom Made Orthotics | Swift Microwave Therapy For Plantar Wart | Theralase®: Cold Laser Therapy | Onyfix non-surgical nail correction |
Foot Mobilisation Therapy (FMT) | Diabetic Foot Care | Orthopedic Footwear | Surgical Procedures/Injections | Compression Stockings |
Skin and Nail Conditions | Clear Toe Therapy – Toe Fx