At Team Makena we understand that DVT is a serious risk with up to 300,000 cases proving to be fatal each year. Our goal is to provide DVT awareness and prevention in the in-patient setting and in the comfort of the patients home. Our new DVTcare rental unit is ultra-portable, easy to use, greatly reduces the risks of deep vein thrombosis and is sometimes covered by your insurance plan.
Team Makena's trained, friendly delivery technicians will bring this easy-to-use device to your home, provide hands-on instructions on proper use and answer any questions you may have about the device or the risk of DVT. Team Makena also provides you with a 24-7 Toll Free Number if any questions or issues arise during your recovery.
Once your rental period is over simply ship the device back to us in its original box, with the pre-paid shipping label provided. Call us today at 855-HELP-DVT to schedule a free DVT Risk Assessment and to speak with one of our specialists to determine if your healthcare insurance will cover this life saving therapy.
Indications for Use on our DVTcare Unit:
Aid in the prevention of deep vein thrombosis
Enhance blood circulation
Diminish post-operative pain and swelling
Reduce wound healing time
Aid in the treatment and assistance in healing of:
Venous stasis ulcers
Arterial and diabetic leg ulcers
Chronic venous insufficiency
Reduction of edema in the lower limbs
Risk Factors: There are many risk factors associated with Deep Vein Thrombosis.
Major surgery and orthopedic surgery
Cancers, especially of the bone, ovary, brain, pancreas, and lymphomas
Inactivity and immobilization, as with orthopedic casts, sitting, travel, bed rest, and hospitalization
Pregnancy and the postpartum period
Trauma, minor leg injury, and lower limb amputation