Following extensive training in Lymphedema Management, Joachim "Joe" Zuther founded the Ulmkolleg/Department of Lymphology (University of Ulm, Germany) in 1990 after he received his degree as a certified instructor for Manual Lymph Drainage (Vodder Technique) and Complete Decongestive Therapy (MLD/CDT) from the German Physical Therapy Association. The Ulmkolleg is one of the leading schools for Lymphedema Management in Europe.
In 1994, Joe Zuther formed the Academy of Lymphatic Studies and Academy Bandages, the first school to offer Lymphedema Therapy Certification courses in the Continental United States, according to the European curriculum. Then in 2004, he published the first textbook on Lymphedema Management titled "Textbook for Comprehensive Lymphedema Management".
The Academy of Lymphatic Studies (ACOLS) and Academy Bandages are dedicated to educating therapists in Lymphedema Management and providing the high quality products necessary to effectively manage lymphedema for the patients.
Lymphedema can be a very serious condition and it is important that you have access to all of the supplies necessary to manage it. That is why we have collected all of the best lymphedema products available so that you only need to make one stop for all of your lymphedema supplies. Here are some of the great products that are available online:
- Compression Bandages
- Lymphedema Sleeves and Stockings
- Gauze and Padding
- Pre-packaged Lymphedema Kits
- Wraps and Compression Alternatives
- Skin Care Products
- And Much More
Our passion is making sure lymphedema patients gets the best care possible, with trained therapists and high quality products.