Lymphedema Services - The Rehabilitation Center

The Rehabilitation Center of Appalachian Regional Healthcare System

Michelle Forrest, OTR/L, CLT_LANA and Shirley Faw, OTR/L, CLT are highly skilled lymphedema therapists. They have extensive training and experience. Both Shirley and Michelle are trained by The Dr. Vodder School International and Michelle is LANA-certified ensuring the highest level of evidence-based care offered.

Comprehensive Lymphedema Services
(offered by LANA & Vodder Certified Therapists)

The Wound Care Center of ARHS
  • Chronic wound therapy

Acute Inpatient Services at Watauga Medical Center

  • Evaluation & Treatment of Upper/Lower Extremity Lymphedema
  • Consultation-post mastectomy

Aquatic Transitional Programs

  • Lymphedema Management
  • Wellness / Fitness
  • Social Support

The Rehabilitation Center of Outpatient Services of ARHS
  • Cancer Rehabilitation
  • Manual Lymphatic Drainage
  • Upper/Lower Extremity Lymphedema Management
  • Compression Garment Fitting
  • Lymphedema classes in conjunction with the Seby B. Jones Regional Cancer Center

Our team of certified therapists can follow your patients throughout their continuum of care, offering highly skilled services in state-of-the-art facilities.

Please Contact

Michelle Forrest, OTR/L, CLT-LANA Shirley Faw, OTR/L

Michelle Forrest, OTR/L, CLT-LANA
(828) 268-9043

Shirley Faw, OTR/L
(828) 268-9043

Contact Us

Boone Office
(828) 268-9043
232 Boone Heights Dr., Suite A
Boone, NC 28607

Linville Office
(828) 737-7520
434 Hospital Drive
Linville, NC 28646

Monday through Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm