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Welcome to the website of

Lymphoedema Specialist Services

An established company with a highly experienced lymphoedema team with a focus on:

  • Prevention
  • Education
  • Early detection
  • Innovative practice

"Working with the NHS and independently with nursing homes, hospices and individual patients"

In the event of developing lymphoedema, LSS aims to:
Improve / reduce the oedema
Reduce / remove the pain, ache and heaviness affecting the swollen part
Educate to enable self -management around individual lifestyle
Prevent infection (cellulitis)
Provide advice and support with psychological and practical issues
Improve mobility and function of the effected area

Welcome to the website of Lymphoedema Specialist Services Ltd

LSS is a well established family run company. Our highly experienced team provides clinical and expert services surrounding lymphoedema.
This includes:
Early Detection
Comprehensive Assessments
Innovative Treatments
Expert Witness Reports
Working independently and with the NHS, charitable trusts, support groups, nursing homes, hospices and individual patients.
Read More About Us
Latest LSS News:
Lifetime Achievement Award

In October 2018 Jane Board received from The British Lymphology Society this prestigious award for her outstanding contribution and expertise in the field of lymphoedema: a career spanning over 25 years.

About Us

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Jane Board
Msc, RN

LSS is owned by Jane Board, MSc, RN, Lymphoedema Consultant Nurse Practitioner. Jane has 25 years’ experience in treating lymphoedema, including the development of 7 other lymphoedema services in the south east of England between 1994 – 2011. In 2018 she was presented with the National Lifetime Achievement award by The British Lymphology Society.  
In 2019, being selected by The Parliamentary Review as an example of best practice in the field of healthcare. Jane has written many articles for national publication. She is also a co-opted Trustee of The British Lymphology Society, and an Expert Witness for medico legal work relating to lymphoedema.

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Julia Anderson
BA (Hons)

LSS is managed by Julia, BA (Hons), Lymphoedema Practitioner. Julia has a complimentary therapy background, with qualifications in Aromatherapy and Sports Massage. Since 2011, she has undertaken lymphoedema clinical training and the treatment of patients, with a specific focus on medical lymphatic drainage (MLD).

In addition, the organisation of calendar management systems and audit.  Since 2014 and on behalf of the NHS she has been instrumental in the direct ordering of compression hosiery for all patients. Consequently in 2017, Julia was a National Finalist in the Health Service Journal awards with Jane and with their subsequent dual publication being presented at two national conferences.

At Work

Information from the Care Quality Commission

Lymphoedema Specialist Services Limited is regulated by CQC to provide care at Lymphoedema Specialist Services Ltd.

"Checking national standards in hospitals, care homes & care services."