Lipedema Treatment: Liposuction & Conservative Therapies

Using water-jet assisted liposuction and conservative therapies to treat lipedema  Lipedema is a painful, chronic pathologic fat disorder, wherein a person’s fat cells are programmed incorrectly. Fat distributes differently in the arms and legs than in other parts of the body, so a person suffering from lipedema experiences significant swelling in the arms or legs or other parts of the torso. Because these improperly programmed......
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How to Find a Lymphedema Treatment Center

What to look for in a lymphedema treatment center  Finding relief from painful lymphedema symptoms is often a long, difficult road. It’s not uncommon for patients to deal with symptoms for years before finally finding an effective treatment. This is due, in part, to the fact that there are very few lymphedema specialists in the world and lymphedema can be difficult to diagnose for those......
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What is Arm Lipedema and How Do You Treat it?

Managing lipedema in the arms Lipedema is a chronic condition that affects 17 million women in the U.S. But it’s often misdiagnosed, leaving women with debilitating pain and unanswered questions about their bodies. Fortunately, with an accurate diagnosis from a certified specialist, the painful condition can be improved. But the first step is understanding what’s happening in your body, so you can seek the right......
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Common Challenges for Lymphedema Patients

Three Common Challenges Lymphedema Patients Face When Seeking Treatment Lymphedema can be a painful and devastating condition. Many suffering from lymphedema struggle to work, enjoy hobbies and remain active. It can even put a strain on relationships with family and friends. But with the proper treatment, patients can find immense relief and significantly improve their quality of life. Unfortunately, finding the proper care can be......
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Insurance Challenges & Your Patient Advocate Team

Overturning Surgery Authorization Denials Too often, lymphedema patients in need of surgery are denied authorization to proceed by their insurance company. This is after months or even years of working to identify the issue and find the right doctor and treatment plan. This leaves patients devastated and confused all while battling the physical pains of their disease. At this point in the process, patients have......
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Dr. Jay W Granzow to Open New Lymphedema and Lipedema Surgery Center in Jacksonville, Florida

The Granzow Lymphedema and Lipedema Center by Jay W Granzow, MD announces the opening of its newest Jacksonville, Florida location this month. Currently, Dr. Granzow and his team are located in Southern California, where they provide Lymphedema and Lipedema treatment to patients from around the world. Beginning June 21st, 2021, those affected by Lymphedema or Lipedema can receive the same ground-breaking treatment and surgery from......
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