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 was a member of the Editorial Committee of the Australasian Lymphology Association between 2016 and 2018, helping to produce the Lymph Exchange, the magazine of the ALA. She is still an Admin on the ALA Facebook Support Group.

Please note, Lisa is no longer taking on any new Sports or Deep Tissue Massage clients.

Lisa primarily works with cancer clients post treatment to help reduce the effects of lymphoedema and also has a particular interest in working with women who have lipoedema.


Lisa requalified 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 and attends the biennial ALA Lymphodema Conference, the most recent being in Brisbane in May 2018. She also regularly attends webinars and workshops to further update her skills.

Lisa attended the 3rd National Conference for Lipoedema Australia in August 2018, presenting a workshop on self-maintenance for lipoedema.

She has also presented workshops on self-maintenance post breast-cancer treatment with the YWCAencore programme in Frenchs Forest, NSW (www.ywcaencore.org.au)

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

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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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