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Lymphoedema service

What we do

We’re the largest specialist Lymphoedema Service in the North East of England and are recognised as a national centre of excellence in lymphoedema management.

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What is lymphoedema?

Lymphoedema is the severe swelling of the legs, arms, feet, hands, neck, and other areas, principally caused by certain cancers and their treatment.

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Our outreach services

We offer Outreach Clinics in Blaydon, Morpeth, Shiremoor and South Tyneside.

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Information for patients

We run a five week patient education programme throughout the year which is designed to equip you with practical advice, hints and tips to help self-manage your condition. 

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