Multidisciplinary Care for Lymphatic and Venous Disorders

Lymphatic and venous disorders often have profound functional and psychological implications for patients and their families. Caring for patients with edema is a complex task requiring input from many specialists. To meet these challenges, the Stanford Center for Lymphatic and Venous Disorders provides a broad spectrum of diagnostic and therapeutic treatments for adults and children.

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Phone: 650-723-6459 Getting Here
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Care and Treatment of Lymphatic and Venous Disorders

Helpful Links For Patients

Lymphatic Education & Research Network

The Lymphatic Education & Research Network (LE&RN) is a 501(c)(3) not-for profit organization whose mission is to advance research of the lymphatic system and to find the cause of and cure for lymphatic diseases, lymphedema, and related disorders.

Dr. Rockson holds the title of Founding Chair of the Scientific and Medical Advisory Board of the LE&RN and continues to actively serve as a member of the LE&RN's scientific and medical advisory council

The National Lymphedema Network

An internationally recognized non-profit organization founded in 1988 to provide education and guidance to lymphedema patients, health care professionals and the general public by disseminating information on the prevention and management of primary and secondary lymphedema.

Lymphangiomatosis & Gorham's Disease Alliance

The mission of the LGD Alliance is to improve the care of patients with lymphangiomatosis and Gorham"s disease by promoting research that will identify effective treatments and ultimately a cure for these diseases.

STEP UP, SPEAK OUT

Essential Lymphedema Information for All Health Care Providers: from a Physician with Secondary Lymphedema.

Lymphedema People

A site for people with lymphedema, made by people with lymphedema.

Lymphnotes.com

An online information resource and support group for those with lymphedema and for the family, friends, and therapists who care for them.

Little Leakers

A web site designed for people/kids with Lymphangiectasia (Primary/Secondary) (Intestinal/ Pulmonary and/or any other version there of) and/or parents, caregivers, family members and friends.

Lymphatic Research and Biology

Lymphatic Research and Biology, a quarterly peer-reviewed journal, provides an interdisciplinary forum for the world's leading biomedical investigators to discuss current and anticipated developments in lymphatic biology and pathology.

Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

For Patients

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AFTER YOUR APPOINTMENT

Nurse line: 650-725-2928

International Patients
Phone: +1 650-723-8561
Email: IMS@stanfordmed.org

Call us to make an appointment

650-723-6459

For Health Care Professionals

PHYSICIAN HELPLINE

Phone: 1-866-742-4811
Fax: 650-320-9443
Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Stanford Health Care (formerly Stanford Hospital & Clinics) provides comprehensive services to refer and track patients, as well as provides the latest information and news for physicians and office staff. For help with all referral needs and questions visit Referring Physicians.

HOW TO REFER

Fax a referral form with supporting documentation to 650-320-9443.

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