Insurance for Therapists
Since arriving in the UK in 2006 and Ireland in 2009 therapists have easily obtained insurance for this non-invasive, gentle therapy
DEEP OSCILLATION® insurance can be obtained through the following insurers
Balens - visit website
Embody - visit website
Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT) - visit website
Finsure - visit website
Independent Professional Therapists International (IPTI) - visit website
If your insurer is not listed here please contact PhysioPod
Press Releases and Articles:PhysioPod UK Become Sponsors of The National Lymphoedema Framework Ireland (NLFI)
The National Lymphoedema Framework Ireland (NLFI) was officially launched by Dr Vaughan Keeley and Prof Margaret Sneddon on behalf of the ILF (International Lymphoedema Framework) when both were guest speakers at the first National Lymphoedema Conference held at the Mater Misericordia Hospital in Dublin on September 24th 2015. In 2017, PhysioPod are proud to support this great initiative.
Reflection on The Best Practice Guidelines For Lipoedema Published by Wounds UK
The publication was co-ordinated by Wounds UK and an Expert Working Group made up of dedicated healthcare professionals and Lipoedema sufferers and was supported by Activa Healthcare, BSN Medical, Haddenham Healthcare, Lipoedema UK, medi UK, Sigvaris and Talk Lipoedema. To mark Lipoedema Awareness Month, PhysioPod asked four of those involved just what the document and their participation meant to them personally.
Burns Outreach Service Take on Deep Oscillation for Scar Management
Welsh Centre for Burns
Mechanisms of Deep Oscillation by Dr Jens Reinhold, CEO Physiomed Elektromedizin AG
DEEP OSCILLATION® also known as HIVAMAT® 200 therapy, arrived in the UK and Ireland back in 2006 via exclusive distributors PhysioPod® UK Limited. This article, explaining the mechanism of Deep Oscillation with scientific references, has been written exclusively for MLDuk by Dr Jens Reinhold of PhysioMed, the German manufacturers. Deep oscillation is now used effectively by many Chartered Physiotherapists, MLD DLT Practitioners & Lymphoedema Therapists , Sports and Complementary Therapists, reducing pain and swelling, improving range of motion and function whilst reducing pressure on the clinicians hands. In 2012, the therapy became recommended by The Wittlinger Clinic and the Dr Vodder Academy International and PhysioPod became authorised NHS Suppliers. Lymphoedema, Lipoedema and Chronic Oedema sufferers are now able to self manage at home via the personal unit.
A list of Professional and University Teams Using HIVAMAT®/DEEP OSCILLATION® Therapy in the United States
PhysioPod UK Limited worked closely with previous distribution partners of Physiomed, William and Yvonne Griffith for many years and were very pleased to receive this elite list of users of DEEP OSCILLATION.
A Review Of The TALK Lipoedema Spring Conference 2017 - Living To Your Full Potential and a look at Milestones in the UK Lipoedema Journey
Lipoedema is an adipose fat tissue disorder which effects an estimated 11% of the female population and yet, most surprisingly, it is not a condition that is covered in medical schools. It is a very cruel disease which affects sufferers both physically and mentally, impacting greatly on self confidence and self esteem. It is regularly misdiagnosed as simple obesity and it is also mistaken for Lymphoedema.
Antoinette Ford Equine Body Worker Now Using Global Award Winning DEEP OSCILLATION®
“I love working with DEEP OSCILLATION®. I get great results, especially on tight/spasming back muscles. And the horses love it too! I worked on one last week that could be labeled as "most likely to kick the therapist"? and he stood like a saint while I worked on his hamstrings - normally you cannot get much further back than the ilium or maybe the stifle”
Management of Breast Cancer Related Lymphoedema - Crescent Journal of Medical and Biological Sciences (review includes DEEP OSCILLATION® treatment)
PhysioPod® are delighted that DEEP OSCILLATION® is mentioned in this editorial review published in the Crescent Journal of Medical and Biological Sciences looking at treatments for Breast Cancer Related Lymphoedema.
DEEP OSCILLATION® after breast cancer surgery mentioned positively in new book
Jui Chu, Yeh, author of the book "What can physical therapy do after breast cancer surgery", mentions positively the application with HIVAMAT® 200 after surgical interventions in breast cancer patients in the chapter "Treatment of lymphedema".
Claire Tickle’s Painful Ten Stone Lipoedema Legs Are Now "Pain-Free And Light As A Feather” Following The Removal of 32 Litres Of Fat Via Liposuction Carried Out by Anne Dancey.
Claire is delighted with her new legs and also with the way she was able to enhance the post liposuction healing period with DEEP OSCILLATION® therapy, using a personal unit for 20 minutes a day via applicators from Days 3 to 30. Throughout the post operative rehabilitation period, Claire kept subjective scoring in the following areas; pain, oedema (swelling), bruising, skin tightness, mobility and appearance, which are displayed in an infographic in this article.