The compression stockings are compression hosiery which is used to prevent the venous disorders such as varicose veins, edema, thrombosis and phlebitis. Compression stockings have elastic material inside them, which applies the external pressure to the legs and this external pressure improve the return of the blood from your legs to your heart.
AT SH Physio London Ontario, we carry different brands, types, materials and sizes of compressions stockings.
Conditions treated by compressions stockings-
- Tired, aching legs
- Chronic venous insufficiency
- Varicose veins
- Spider veins (mild varicosities)
- Deep vein thrombosis
- Venous thromboembolism
- Pregnency related leg Swelling