Medical Compression Stockings in Newmarket

Medical Compression Stockings for Better Blood Flow 

Medical compression stockings facilitates venous and lymphatic blood flow in lower limbs. It is designed to apply a controlled amount of pressure which is greatest at the ankle of the stockings and gradually decreases towards the top. This gradient pressure promotes better venous blood flow which in turn helps to control swelling, varicosities, leg fatigue and other problematic leg conditions.

What conditions can be treated using compression stockings?

People who have or are experiencing any of the following conditions can benefit from wearing a compression stocking:

  • Tired, aching, fatigue legs
  • Swollen feet, ankles, and legs
  • Moderate to severe varicose veins
  • Overweight
  • Pregnancy
  • Prolonged standing or sitting
  • Chronic venous insufficiency
  • Lymphedema
  • Sclerotherapy 

What styles of compression stockings are available?

Compression stockings are available in variety of fashionable styles in updated colours and shades. They are soft, cool, and comfortable for all day wear. They come as knee-highs, trouser socks, pantyhose, maternity pantyhose, and thigh-highs. The Core-spun compression stocking for men and women are ultra-stretchy, ,which make them easier to wear and goes well with sports shoes.

Compression levels: 

  • Mild support 15-20 mmHg 
  • Moderate support 20-30 mmHg
  • Firm support 30-40 mmHg

Your physician or therapist will decide what compression level you will benefit from.