About Lisa Higgins

Self maintenance for lymphoedema arm post surgery

Lisa Higgins
Suite 117
20 Dale St
Brookvale 2100
0410 363 720
North Shore and Northern Beaches, New South Wales

Lisa is a fully qualified Vodder therapist.

Lisa Higgins is a Remedial Massage therapist who offers Manual Lymphatic Drainage, Lymph Taping, Low Level Laser Therapy, Remedial Massage, Craniosacral Therapy, Reiki and the Emmett Technique. She has been practicing since 2006 in both Sydney and Dubai. She is a member of the Editorial Committee of the Australasian Lymphology Association, helping produce the Lymph Exchange, the magazine of the ALA.

Her specialty is working with cancer patients post treatment to help reduce the effects of lymphoedema.



Lisa completed a Lymph Taping workshop in November 2016, adding another treatment modality to her tool box. She trained with Joyce Bosman, physiotherapist and oedematherapist from The Netherlands.

Lisa qualified as a Vodder therapist with a certification in Manual Lymph Drainage and Combined Decongestive Therapy in August 2013. She re-certified in April 2015 and 2017.

Lisa attended the ALA Lymphodema Conference 2016 in Darwin, receiving updates on the latest research on lymphoedema and it's treatment from researchers, surgeons and lecturers from around the world.

She has volunteered with Life Spring, a charitable service for patients with chronic or life threatening illness - visiting Manly Waters Private Hospital to work with both palliative and rehabilitation patients.

Lisa has donated monthly to B1G1 - $1 from every massage was donated towards Employing a Mobile Clinic's Patient Attendant in Kenya.

Read Lisa's blog at www.ozhiggins.wordpress.com

Treatments Available

  • Lymphatic Drainage, Lymph Taping and Low Level Laser Therapy
  • Remedial Massage
  • CranioSacral Therapy
  • Reiki
  • Emmett Technique
The five treatments she offers are very different but each caters to a specific need. A combination of therapies may be used to achieve the best result.

Massages available on Mondays and Wednesdays to Saturday at The Oasis in Brookvale. Find out more about The Oasis Here


There is a 24 hour cancellation policy in place, 50% of consultation fee will be charged for late notice and full fees will be charged for "no shows".
HICAPS claiming available, VISA, Mastercard, AMEX, EFTPOS.


    Lymph Taping
    Manual Lymph Drainage and Combined Decongestive Therapy, Vodder
    Manual Lymphatic Drainage - Naturecare College, Sydney
    Remedial Massage - Naturecare College, Sydney
    Craniosacral Therapy II - Upledger Institute
    Emmett Technique (Emmett Professional Level)
    Reiki II
    Australian Bush Flower Essences

    Member ATMS: No 24065

Call Lisa at The Oasis on 0410 363 720 to make a booking, or to find out more about her treatments.

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