LISA DIFALCO, MSOT, LMT, CLT-LANA, began working as a Lymphedema Specialist over 20 years ago for one of the pioneers of lymphedema treatment in the US, Dr. Robert Lerner. Since then, she went on to become the Clinic Director of the Lymphedema Treatment Services (LTS) Clinic in Fort Lauderdale, FL, where she has worked to expand decongestive therapy services to patients across the life span.
Combining decades of experience in occupational and massage therapy, Ms. DiFalco has worked with leading plastic surgeons to refine manual lymphatic drainage protocols for patient recovery. Over the years, she has played an active role in public and professional education as a published researcher, columnist, radio personality, and college educator, and she has been an honored speaker at numerous conventions, hospitals, and colleges. In addition to her work with the LTS clinic, she serves on several academic advisory boards and is Education Chair for the Florida State Massage Therapy Association.