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Clogged Milk Ducts and Mastitis Treatment

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Clogged milk ducts and mastitis can cause significant pain, swelling, and difficulties with breastfeeding. Dr. Lima offers effective treatments to reduce the inflammation and alleviate discomfort associated with these conditions.

Dr. Lima provides supportive care to promote healing and ensure a more comfortable and successful breastfeeding experience. Utilizing techniques such as manual lymphatic massage, ultrasound, kineso taping, and postural education, she helps relieve breast discomfort and supports you through the challenges of your breastfeeding journey.

Comprehensive care for treating both clogged milk ducts and mastitis is conveniently available at both Lima PT locations.

Lima PT offers a comprehensive treatment plan that includes:


Manual Lymphatic Massage Therapy

Dr. Lima employs a variety of hands-on techniques to provide relief and improve breast health. She uses gentle, yet effective, massage to help reduce the inflammation and help the lymphatic system in the body. By applying targeted compressions, she is able to directly address specific areas of congestion, reducing swelling and pain. These techniques also enhance overall breast function, making breastfeeding a more comfortable and successful experience. Dr. Lima's expertise in manual therapy ensures that each treatment is performed with precision and care, tailored to the individual needs of each patient.


Ultrasound Technology

Dr. Lima utilizes advanced ultrasound technology to effectively treat clogged ducts and mastitis. This non-invasive technique uses high-frequency sound waves to reduce inflammation and alleviate pain. Tailored to each patient's needs, ultrasound therapy complements other treatments, providing comprehensive care for breastfeeding mothers.


Postural Education

Dr. Lima offers guidance on postural education, which is vital for breastfeeding mothers dealing with clogged ducts and mastitis. This includes optimizing breastfeeding mechanics and implementing preventive measures for common challenges. By empowering mothers with practical and ergonomic guidance, we help minimize strain on affected breast tissue, fostering a more comfortable and sustainable breastfeeding experience.

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