Dr. Jay Granzow is an internationally renowned lymphedema and lipedema surgeon, scholar and educator. He founded the Lymphedema & Lipedema Center to provide comprehensive and effective treatment for lymphedema and lipedema patients from all over the world. Dr. Granzow believes that each patient’s lymphedema or lipedema condition is unique and requires truly personalized treatment programs to provide the best possible results for these difficult disorders. The Center’s mission is to restore and improve the quality of life in patients with lymphedema and lipedema.
Dr. Granzow has received worldwide recognition for his dedication to lymphedema and lipedema surgery and education. He received numerous awards from patient communities including the 2016 Best Career Investigator Award, a prestigious honor from the National Lymphedema Network (NLN), for his demonstrated dedication to lymphedema research.
Patients from the United States and abroad rely on his expertise to treat their lymphedema and lipedema conditions. Most patients are referred by other patients, physicians, or therapists. They travel to see Dr. Granzow because of his expertise, empathy, and ability to understand their complex and difficult illnesses.
Dr. Granzow focuses on providing compassionate, patient-centered care. His philosophy of caring for each patient individually has created life-altering improvements in quality of life for his patients. Patients not only report that they regain their physical mobility and health, but they also find life more enjoyable and meaningful.
International Collaboration and Scholarship
Dr. Granzow believes in the importance of working with therapists and other doctors to optimize the long-term effectiveness of our treatment programs. As a recognized pioneer in the fields of lymphedema and lipedema, Dr. Granzow focuses on innovation and collaboration with other experts to provide the best treatment available to patients.
Patients from the United States and abroad rely on his expertise to treat their lymphedema and lipedema conditions. Most patients are referred by other patients, physicians, or therapists. They travel to see Dr. Granzow because of his expertise, empathy, and ability to understand their complex and difficult illnesses. He publishes highly regarded scientific articles in leading medical journals, and is also a frequently invited speaker at international conferences such as the Fat Disorders Research Society (FDRS) Conference, National Lymphedema Network (NLN) Conference, Klose Conference, World Congress of Lymphology (WCOL) Conference, the Canadian Lymphedema Framework (CLF) Conference, and the American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery (ASRM) Conference. He collaborates closely with physicians and specialists in the United States and abroad to support much needed research in these fields. He also engages with the patient community to generate and raise awareness to further the understanding of these diseases.