Lymphedema Services In Saskatchewan

Physical Therapy

Royal University Hospital
Physical Therapy Department, Outpatient

Saskatoon, SK
P:  (306)655-2431
F:  (306)655-2994

Treatment offered:

  • Treatment post cancer surgery
  • Client education on lymphedema and risk reduction
  • Compression garment fitting
  • Compression pump
  • Referral from family doctor, surgeon or oncologist

Pasqua Hospital
Department of Therapies Services, Outpatients
Regina, SK
P: (306)766-8600
F: (306) 766-2942

Treatment offered:

  • Monthly breast cancer education class
  • Post breast surgery (lumpectomy, mastectomy) exercise programs
  • Treatment for shoulder stiffness, cording and radiation capsulitis/fibrosis (scarring)
  • Client education on lymphedema and risk reduction
  • Compression garment fitting
  • Compression pump
  • Referral from family doctor or surgeon
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*To access physical therapy treatment at Pasqua Hospital or Royal University Hospital, patients must be referred by their doctor (see above).  Treatment is covered by Saskatchewan Health (no cost).

*Saskatchewan Health (SAIL) will provide coverage for 2 compression garments every 6 months for lymphedema patients if measure by a physical or occupational therapist.

*Various lymphedema/post-cancer services are provided through Regina Qu’Appelle Health Region and Saskatoon Health Region.  Contact local therapist to inquire what services are available.

updated November 2010