Compression Therapy

  • OBEX Anti-embolitic stockings

    Indicated as thromboembolism prophylaxis for patients during and after surgery, during long term bed confinment, and general immobility.

    • special non-slip silicone pattern on the sole assist in reduction and prevention of falls
    • inspection window located on the upper side of the foot for easy access
    • colour coded inspection window for easy size selection
    • available in knee and thigh length with a wide range of sizes from XS to XXXL and three lengths, thus covering majority of leg sizes
  • Oesch Phlebectomy Hooks

    Available in sets of three different sized instrument – large, standard and small – or individually, these high quality hooks are resistant to rigorous handling in general surgery and yet still fine enough to permit phlebectomies through incisions of less than 1mm.

  • Oesch Pin Strippers

    Available in sets of three instruments – Stripper Parva 300mm, Stripper Magna 520mm and Stripper Retriever 520mm – or individually and can be used in conjunction with Oesch phlebectomy hooks.

  • Patients’ Bill of Rights

  • Pharmacies/Stockists Auckland Region and North

    Name  Suburb   Phone Number  
    City Medical Pharmacy
    8 Albert St
    Auckland City09 307 1133
    Ellerslie Pharmacy
    125 Main Highway
    Ellerslie   09 579 5520
     Nicola Johns Pharmacy
    37 Mayfair Place
    Glen Innes 09 528 3391
    Meadowbank Corner Chemist
    10 St. Johns Rd
    Meadowbank09 521 5184
    Unichem John Savory Pharmacy
    78 Vincent St
    Howick09 534 8262
    Unichem Pharmacy
    75 Picton Street
     Howick  09 534 6811
    Unichem Pharmacy
    45/47 Picton Street
     Howick  09 535 6739
    Juliet Ave Pharmacy 
    5/59 Juliet Avenue
     Howick 09 534 2206
    Walls and Roche Pharmacy
    792 Manukau Rd
    Royal Oak09 625 7577
    Ascot Pharmacy
    90 Green Lane Rd East
    Remuera09 520 9579
    Mt Eden Pharmacy
    431 Mt Eden Rd
    Mt Eden09 630 0430    
    Epsom Physio
    264 Manukau Rd
    Epsom09 524 0624
    Unichem Guys Pharmacy
    Roselands Shopping Centre
    Papakura09 298 5615
    Unichem Healthcare Pharmacy
    287 Great South Rd (opp Courthouse)    
    Papakura09 298 5303
    Papatoetoe City Centre Pharmacy
    63 St George St
    Papatoetoe    09 278 7613
    Pohutukawa Coast Pharmacy
    129A Beachlands Road

    Beachlands
    09 536 6747
    Super Clinic Pharmacy
    260 Botany Rd
    Golflands Manukau09 277 1510
    Unichem Waiuku Med Pharmacy
    30 Constable Rd    
    Waiuku09 235 0922 
    Unichem Waiuku Pharmacy
    40 Queen St 
    Waiuku 09 235 9307 
    Clendon Pharmacy
    Shop C, Clendon Town Centre 
    Manurewa 09 267 0143
    Lynn Mall Pharmacy
    Shop E, 204, Lynn Mall Shopping Centre
    New Lynn09 827 1600 
    All Seasons Pharmacy
    Cnr Vera and Te Atatu Rds
    Te Atatu South09 834 3067
    Unichem Peninsula Pharmacy
    556 Te Atatu Rd
    Te Atatu North09 834 6303
    Westgate Pharmacy
    Fernhill Drive, Westgate
    Waitakere City 09 831 0256 
    Devonport Pharmacy
    33 Victoria Rd
    Devonport 09 445 0451 
    Takapuna Clinic Pharmacy
    99 Hurstmere Rd 
    Takapuna09 486 5046 
    Age Plus
    89 Clyde Rd
    Browns Bay 09 550 3387 
    The Travel Clinic North Shore
    101 Apollo Drive
    Albany 09 477 3747
    Life Pharmacy Orewa
    8 Tamariki Avenue, Orewa
    Orewa     09 426 4087 
    Unichem Pharmacy, Orewa
    16 Moana Ave
    Orewa09 426 5659
    Lee and Hart Pharmacy
    27-35 Queen St 
    Warkworth09 425 8344 
    Life Pharmacy Franklins
    44-56 Queen St
    Warkworth 09 425 8014 
    Manly Amcal Chemist
    Manly Village, Rawhiti Rd     
    Manly 09 424 7708 
    Orrs Unichem Pharmacy
    48 Cameron St
    Whangarei09 438 3113 
    Kensington Pharmacy
    4 Kensington Rd
    Whangarei09 437 3722 
    David's Pharmacy
    Unit D, 6 Three Mile Bush Rd
    Kamo
    Whangarei 
    09 435 2595 
    Unichem Kerikeri Pharmacy
    64 Kerikeri Rd
    Keri Keri 09 407 7144
    Kaeo Chemist
    Leigh Street 
    Kaeo
    Keri Keri
    09 405 0165 
    Shackleton's Amcal Pharmacy Ltd
    89-91 Commerce St
    Kaitaia 09 408 0404
  • Pharmacies/Stockists Taranaki South and South Island

    NameTown/City Phone Number  
    Lenise Young Pharmacy
    Shop 13, City Centre    
    New Plymouth06 759 4023
    Care Chemist Hastings
    300 Heretaunga St West
    Hastings06 8788555 
    Gonville Health Pharmacy
    44 Abbot St
    Whanganui06 344 8208 
    Manawatu Home Healthcare
    151 Rangitikei St
    Palmerston North 06 358 1203 
    McCrae's Pharmacy
    98-100 Fergusson St 
    Feilding 06 323 5959 
    Mana Pharmacy
    107 Mana Esplanade
    Paramata
    Porirua City 
    04 233 0800 
    Life Pharmacy Johnsonville
    Johnsonville Shopping Mall 
    Johnsonville 04 478 4863 
    Unichem Lower Hutt
    4 Margaret St    
    Lower Hutt 04 566 0033 
    Silverstream Pharmacy
    24 Whitemans Rd, Silverstream 
    Upper Hutt04 528 3320
    Unichem Cuba Mall
    122 Cuba Mall 
    Wellington City 04 384 6856 
    Karori Mall Pharmacy 250 Karori RdWellington04 476 7564
    Unichem Marsden Village Pharmacy
    159 Karori Rd
    Wellington04 476 9944
    The Travel Doctor
    Shop 15, Grande Arcade, Willis St       
    Wellington04 473 0991
    Unichem Kilbirnie Pharmacy
    37 Bay Road
    Kilbirnie 04 387 9254 
    Fry's Pharmacy
    3/355 Lower Queen St
    Nelson03 544 1044
    Prices Pharmacy
    cnr Hardy & Collingwood Sts 
    Nelson 03 548 3897 
    Access Mobility
    cnr McGlashen Ave & Croucher St
    Richmond
    Nelson 
    03 544 7717 
    UFS Pharmacy
    2-6 Queen St
    Blenheim03 578 6099
    Wairau Pharmacy
    47 Scott St 
    Blenheim 03 578 6022 
    Unichem Olsen's Pharmacy
    50 Albert Mall 
    Greymouth 03 768 4075 
    Alabasters Merivale Pharmacy
    200A Papanui Rd 
    Merivale03 355 9171 
    Unichem Stantons Pharmacy
    346 Halswell Road
     Halswell
    Christchurch
     03 322 7131
     Dodds Pharmacy
    193 Papanui Road
     Merivale
    Christchurch
     03 355 9049
    Papanui Pharmacy Ltd 2008
    478 Papanui Rd 
    Papanui
    Christchurch
    03 352 8381 
    Wilson Barrington Pharmacy
    256 Barrington St 
    Spreydon
    Christchurch
    03 332 3156 
    Staywell Pharmacy 27 Shands Rd     Hornby
    Christchurch
    03 349 8785 
    Crisp's Healthy Living Pharmacy
    283 Wairakei Road
    Bryndwr
    Christchurch
    03 359 7816
     Unichem Medical Corner Pharmacy
    237 High Street
     Rangiora
    Christchurch
     0 313 8624
    Moyles Pharmacy
    6 Dees St        
    Timaru 03 688 4628 
    Unichem Roslyn Village Pharmacy
    287A Highgate 
    Roslyn Village
    Dunedin
    03 477 9793 
    Knox Unichem Pharmacy 2008
    402 George St 
    Dunedin03 477 0635 
    Elwyn Bates Pharmacy
    40 Clyde St 
    Balclutha 03 418 1369 
    Stewarts Pharmacy Ltd
    150 Dee St
    Invercargill 03 218 3079 
    Don Street Pharmacy
    103 Don Street 
    Invercargill03 218 1088 
    Andrew Bary Queenstown Medical Centre Pharmacy  
    Cnr. Brecon and Isle Streets    
    Queenstown03 441 0590
  • Pharmacies/Stockists Waikato-Bay of Plenty Region

    NameTown/CityPhone Number  
    Amcal Cambridge
    52 Victoria St    
    Cambridge07 823 0700
    Unichem Heather Moore Pharmacy
    546 Pollen St
    Thames 07 868 6363 
    Paeroa Pharmacy
    122 Normanby Rd
    Paeroa07 862 8835 
    Unichem Te Aroha Pharmacy
    189 Whitaker St
    Te Aroha07 884 9517
    Unichem Mount Dispensary
    cnr Girven Rd & Grenada St 
    Mt Maunganui 07 574 8645 
    PharmacyHealth
    19 Second Ave 
    Tauranga 07 578 6678 
    Bay Health Pharmacy
    829 Cameron Road
    Tauranga South07 579 8000
    Blair Gardiner Orthotic Laboratories   Tauranga07 571 0123
    Unichem Blackett's Pharmacy
    cnr Jellicoe & Oxford Sts    
    Te Puke 07 573 0390 
    Kati Kati Unichem
    Main Rd 
    Kati Kati 07 549 0611
    Morrinsville Unichem
    72 Studholm St 
    Morrinsville 07 889 8160 
    Neville Kane Pharmacy
    cnr Victoria & Liverpool Sts    
    Hamilton 07 839 3379 
    Orthotic House Hamilton
    56 Pembroke St
    Hamilton07 838 0606 
    Sanders Pharmacy
    311 Alexandra St 
    Te Awamutu 07 871 5781 
     Te Awamutu Pharmacy
    168 Alexandra Street
     Te Awamutu 07 871 5717
    Unichem Bains Pharmacy
    105 Rora St 
    Te Kuiti07 878 8011 
    Schicker's Unichem Pharmacy Ltd
    503 Port Rd
    Whangamata07 865 9398 
    Mercury Bay Pharmacy
    84 Albert St 
    Whitianga07 866 4532 
    Central Pharmacy
    65 Haupapa St
    Rotorua 07 348 6028 
    Pharmacy 81 on Heuheu
    81 Heuheu St 
    Taupo 07 378 4525       
    Kerry Knott Pharmacy
    116 Church St        
     Opotiki07 315 6240
    Whakatane Total Health Chemist
    252 The Strand
    Whakatane07 308 9009
     Life Pharmacy
    189 The Strand
     Whakatane 07 308 6988
  • SafeFeet Socks

    SafeFeet® Socks were developed for hospitals to use as part of their falls presention programme.

    They are ideal for:

    • when a patient forgets to put their shoes on
    • the patient’s shoes are not accessible
    • provides peace of mind when patients try to mobilise unassisted and who may be wearing a slippery antiembolic stocking

    Size Range

    • Regular 2-6
    • Large 7-11
    • X-Large 12-15
  • Sama® -Frottee Saves Time, Material and Money

    The universal padding and support material for plaster and synthetic casts.

    Natural fibre provides comfort and support, available in 10m rolls or cut, ready for use. Sama® -Frottee provides an exact fit. Minimum padding required at extremities and trunk with no compression effect. Sama® -Frottee can always be used without folding or creasing.

    Indication for use:

    • To protect fragile skin from skin tears especially in the elderly and hospice patients
    • To protect clothing against creams
    • For padding under braces and casts

    Benefits:

    • Does not irritate the skin
    • Supple and pliant
    • Temperature compensating
    • Allows skin to breathe
    • Washable
    • Perfect to use under bandaging, especially for patients with lymphoedema

    Available in 10m rolls

    Sizes:
    Small15-35 cm circumference
    Medium30-55 cm circumference
    Large40-75 cm circumference
    X-Large50-95 cm circumference
  • VADOPLEX Impulse Jet Therapy Pump

    VADOPLEX impulse jet therapy for foot, calf and hand INDICATIONS

    • For fast drainage of acute edema of the upper and lower extremities (e.g. posttraumatic and postoperative)
    • For fast drainage of chronic vascular oedema of the legs and the arms
    • For prophylaxis of compartment syndrome in case of serious soft tissue damage
    • Prevention of deep vein thrombosis
    • Ulcera cruris caused by different origin (venous, arterial, mixed) -Diabetic foot syndrome (also with ulceration)
    • Peripheral artery occlusive disease (PAOD) and arterial circulatory disorders of the extremities (also for non-revascularisable situations)
  • VENOSAN 7000® – The Vitality of the Sea

    “Stiffness” is understood as the increase of pressure underneath a compression stocking in relation to the increase in circumference of the segment of leg due to muscle contraction when standing and walking. Materials with high stiffness apply a stronger massage effect and can more effectively prevent swelling of the legs. The silver content has fungicidal and antibacterial actions.

    VENOSAN 7000® contains SeaCell® active – a cellulose fibre with natural, untreated algae and silver ions which contain a high proportion of different minerals, trace elements, carbohydrates, fats and vitamins. This algae promotes good health by inhibiting inflammation and relieving intching, remineralising the skin and helping to treat neurodermatitis and psoriasis.

    Available in compression classes II and III. (No Class I)

    Made to measure also available.

    VENOSAN 7002

    Compression class II – Pressure at the anke 23-32mmHg

    VENOSAN 7003

    Compression class III – Pressure at the ankle 34-46mmHg

    (Replaces VENOSAN 2000®)

    VENOSAN 7000® are characterised as shaping, opaque compression stockings with high stiffness. Thanks to their durability they are especially suitable for people who demand a lot from their stockings or have some oedema associated with lymphoedema.

    Styles:

    Below knee, below knee with self-supporting plain top, thigh high with self-supporting plain top, thigh length with belt (left and right) and closed or open toe.

     SmallMedLargeX-large
    cB ankle20-2323-2626-2929-31
    cB calf29-3933-4236-4539-47
    cD below knee28-3832-4135-4438-46
    cG thigh48-6354-6758-7263-74
  • VENOSAN® 4001 – Quality of Life

    Nylon and lycra with Tactel Climate Effect.  Knitting techniques and special yarns facilitate moisture to be filtered away from the skin.

    Made to measure also available.

    Compression class I – Pressure at the ankle 18-21mmHg

    Styles:

    Below knee, thigh high with self-supporting lace top, thigh high with self-supporting plain top, thigh length with belt (left and right), pantyhose (including maternity pantyhose), closed or open toe.

    Various colours available.

     SmallMedLargeX-large
    cB ankle20-2323-2626-2929-31
    cB calf29-3933-4236-4539-47
    cD below knee28-3832-4135-4438-46