Sigvaris enlists lymphedema expert

Friday, January 9, 2015

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. – Sigvaris has joined forces with Robyn Bjork of the International Lymphedema & Wound Care Training Institute to help spur innovation for patients with lymphedema, CVI and venous ulcers. “We have already learned so much from the conversations and trainings we have had with Robyn,” stated Scot Dube, president and CEO of Sigvaris North America, in a press release. “Her insights are going to help us create new ways to care for patients and help improve the quality of life for many patients worldwide.” Bjork is a physical therapist and an expert in wound care and lymphedema management. She is also co-founder and president of an international medical mission organization, ILWTI Medical Missions. Recently, the World Health Organization asked Bjork to write a chapter on wound care and lymphedema management for its publication.