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Oedema Institue Educational Evening

As part of Lipoedema Surgical Solution’s ongoing dedication to providing education and awareness around Lipoedema to the medical and general communities, Dr Lekich attended an information evening during November hosted by The Oedema Institute in Melbourne.

The event had three speakers who included Dr Chris Lekich who presented about swollen legs, including venous disease, Lipoedema and Lymphoedema, the modalities to assess swollen legs and the management of swollen legs including conservative management & surgery.

Dr Matias Yudi – Interventional & Structural Cardiologist who presented on making sense of a hole in the heart and why a hole in the heart is significant.  Warwick Park – sonographer with training in transcranial ultrasound also presented on how the transcranial doppler test is used to detect a patent foramen ovale (PFO) or ‘hole in the heart’.  The event resulted in a lot of questions and discussions at the end.