Everything You Need to Know About… Deep Oscillation

As part of our Lipoedema Awareness Month, we’ve tried to shine a light on all sorts of ways lipoedema sufferers can help themselves to live a less painful life. We spoke to Mary Fickling, an expert in Deep Oscillation therapy who co-directs and runs PhysioPod UK

By | June 12th, 2018|Blog, Lipoedema, Lipoedema Awareness|0 Comments

Life with Lipoedema, an Inspiring Patient’s Story – Margaret Walden

Margaret Walden, 51, a Karri Clinic patient and lipoedema sufferer, bravely told us her story about life with the debilitating condition and, now, following surgery, about how she truly feels she has got her life back...

By | June 11th, 2018|Blog, Lipoedema, Lipoedema Awareness|0 Comments

Living with Lipoedema- Beth W-B, Life After Surgery…

Beth W-B is a lipoedema sufferer typical of many ladies we see at The Karri Clinic. She spent decades without a diagnosis, and was left in debilitating pain and exhaustion which affected every area of her life. Beth had lipoedema liposuction surgery under Mr Karri, with 4.5 litres of fat removed. Read more...

By | June 6th, 2018|Blog, Lipoedema, Lipoedema Awareness|0 Comments

Living with Lipoedema – Karen Windsor’s Story…

Karen Windsor was finally diagnosed with lipoedema in 2015, after an earlier diagnosis of lymphoedema in 2005 masked the condition. Anger and a feeling of hopelessness after further diagnosis in 2016 finally gave way to a revelation that something had to change. Her story is one of hope and relentless determination, it's well worth a read...

By | June 6th, 2018|Blog, Lipoedema, Lipoedema Awareness|0 Comments

Instagram Fitness Star Ioana Chira (Ioana_Fit) on Living with Lipoedema

Since posting her first transformation post on Instagram back in 2017, Lipoedema sufferer Ioana Chira (@ioana_fit) has amassed over half a million Instagram followers and almost 8,000 YouTube subscribers, here's why...

By | June 4th, 2018|Blog, Lipoedema, Lipoedema Awareness|0 Comments

Life with Lipoedema – Fiona Cowles Story…

As part of Lipoedema Awareness Month we asked some inspirational lipoedema ladies to share their lifelong journey with the condition. Fiona Cowles tells us about how lipoedema had advertently and inadvertently limited the things should did and wore before finally getting the diagnosis that has begun to change her life. 

By | June 1st, 2018|Blog, Lipoedema, Lipoedema Awareness|0 Comments

Lipoedema Awareness Month – An Introduction from Mr Vasu Karri

June officially marks Lipoedema Awareness Week, but at The Karri Clinic, we are holding Lipoedema Awareness Month, sharing content every day in June about this still frequently misdiagnosed condition. Here, Mr Vasu Karri, Plastic Surgeon at The Karri Clinic, talks about why it's so important to raise awareness of lipoedema

By | June 1st, 2018|Blog, Lipoedema, Lipoedema Awareness|0 Comments

30 Facts About Lipoedema for Lipoedema Awareness Month

Lipoedema is a condition still shrouded in misconception, with misdiagnosis from healthcare professionals still common, and many women suffering for years before a diagnosis is made. As part of Lipoedema Awareness Month, we decided to dispel many of these myths, plus start to educate members of the public about lipoedema with 30 facts about the [...]

By | May 31st, 2018|Blog, Lipoedema, Lipoedema Awareness|0 Comments

WATCH: Mr Karri explains the characteristics of lipoedema, plus live WAL surgery

In this video, Mr Karri explains the typical characteristics of a patient with lipoedema, whilst also discussing the problems lipoedema causes and the frequent misdiagnosis by healthcare professionals. The end of the video shows live surgery using Water Assisted Liposuction (WAL).

By | May 2nd, 2018|Blog, Karri Clinic News, Lipoedema|0 Comments

Mr Karri Appears on a BBC Short Documentary Raising Awareness of Lipoedema

It was a privilege for The Karri Clinic to be part of a BBC short documentary that followed the journey of one of our inspirational lipoedema patients, Hollie Gregerson, as she prepared for and undertook surgery for the disease. Watch it, inside...

By | January 4th, 2018|Blog, Karri Clinic News|0 Comments