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The Lymphoedema Service is part of the Adult Rehabilitation & Health of Older People Service and is based at Middlemore Hospital, 100 Hospital Rd, Mangere, with satellite clinics at Botany and Manukau SuperClinics.
The Lymphoedema Team are multidisciplinary registered healthcare professionals, specialised in the assessment and treatment of lymphoedema.
The Counties Manukau Health Lymphoedema Service provides assessment, treatment and self management plans. It also provides education and awareness of the risk of developing lymphoedema and to minimise its impact.
Although lymphoedema is a chronic condition it can be well managed.