Compression Stockings

Compression stockings have come a long way since the hot, thick, uncomfortable ones you may recall. The latest materials and construction techniques have made them virtually indistinguishable from normal hosiery or socks. RMVC offers a comprehensive collection of compression stockings, available in a wide array of designs and colors, and suitable for many different lifestyles and activities.

What is compression therapy?

  • Principle of applying graduated compression via an elastic garment around the leg
  • Pressure assists veins in returning blood to the heart
  • Alleviates pressure on the veins and relieves painful symptoms
  • May be used at any point during treatment cycle

How is compression measured?

  • Varies from light, class 1 or 2, to strong, class 3 or 4.
  • Depends on the severity of your condition
  • Amount of compression based on pressure exerted at the ankle and thigh
  • Measured in millimeters of mercury (mmHg)

What types of compression are right for me?

  • Vary according to your unique condition
  • Will be based on your personalized treatment
  • May include; stockings, socks, pantyhose, or bandages

What does RMVC recommend?

  • Participate in our personalized 6-Step Treatment Plan
  • Undergo a thorough exam and ultrasound
  • Follow our recommended compression therapy tailored for you
  • Use compression therapy for 90 days prior to treatment (most insurance companies require that you use compression therapy for 90 days prior to authorizing treatment).
  • We recommend JUZO, MEDI or VIM & VIGR compression stockings

Why get a professional fitting?

  • Proper fitting is essential for compression therapy to work
  • We have a trained specialist who will determine what is best for you

Please contact us for more information or to arrange for a fitting.

Brands We Carry

JUZO compression socks
JUZO Products

MEDI compression socks
MEDI Products

vim & vigr compression socks, stockings and tights
VIM & VIGR Products

 

 

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