Lymphatic Surgery

Lymphatic surgery takes of lymphedema and its consequences on patient’s quality of life. Lymphedema is a chronic disease characterized by the accumulation of lymphatic fluid in the body, especially limbs, causing swelling.

Centro Linfedema of Gruppo San Donato is one of the Europe's leading treatment centers for lymphedema which applies a multidisciplinary approach together with personalized therapies in a patient-focused environment.

Centro Linfedema possess international accreditation in lymphedema treatment and post- autologous lymph node transfer procedure (VLNT) and offers to its patients MRL imaging which provides a detailed look at the entire lymphatic system together with psychological, dietary, and nutritional support.

Main conditions treated

Our excellence in numbers


conservative treatments every year


Autologous Lymph Node Transplants (VLNT) every year


Lymphaticovenular anastomosis (LVA) every year


Ablative procedures every year

We reach the highest goals for you

Being on a forefront of lymphatic treatment and research, brought international recognition for Gruppo San Donato.

The International Association of Manual Lymphatic Drainage (AIDMOV)

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The International Association of Manual Lymphatic Drainage (AIDMOV)


Do you need an appointment?

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Where do we treat it?

At GSD Group, you can find this specialty at these departments: