Thursday, November 10, 2022 – Episode 852

Thursday, November 10, 2022 - Episode 852
By: Matthew Carmody, MD

Interventions in Managing Lipedema

  • Today, I have an excerpt from a presentation by Dr. Matthew Carmody as part of Lipedema Simplified’s Lipedema Awareness Month Summer Bootcamp on June 24, 2022.
  • Dr. Carmody is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and a Diplomat of the American Board of Obesity Medicine.
  • He recently retired from his practice as an Internal Medicine practitioner to focus on lipedema and obesity medicine.
  • In this excerpt, Dr. Carmody talks about the challenge of lipedema and the intrinsic wisdom that each woman has about her own body.
  • He also discusses some interventions to manage lipedema such as compression therapy and how it may help.