CONTRAINDICATIONS

This page lists a few of many, conditions where either Massage or Manual Lymph Drainage Therapy either should not be performed &/or if Consent to Receive Treatment from your Physician is required (see list below).  

For your health & safety, completion of a "CLIENT INTAKE FORM" is required p-r-i-o-r to receiving any service for the first time OR if it has been more than 12 months since your most recent appointment.  

CONTRAINDICATIONS: *Open Cuts/Wounds *Burns (to include sunburn) *Signs of a Cold/Fever/Flu/ Infection *Taking Antibiotics *Undiagnosed Swelling/Edema  *Active Cancer *Drainage Ports(post surgery) *Kidney Disease *Cardiopulmonary Disease (COPD) *Lymphedema  [upon request, I can supply you contact information to trusted and qualified Certified Lymphedema Therapists (CLT) who offer Complete/Complex Decongestive Therapy (CDT)) 

COVID19 PROTOCOLS for this office can be located at: https://joannecosgrovecmt.com/covid19-protocols