Australian Medical Laser Association, Inc

Biography of Ann Winnall

Ann Winnall graduated from the University of Adelaide as a Physiotherapist in 1964.

She has been in private practice since 1986 and has used lasers for sports Injuries, rheumatology and in orthopaedic applications. She has treated lymphoedema with laser therapy (using scanning lasers) since 1986 and was involved in a pilot study with Prof Neil Piller in 1993 on the treatment of post-mastectomy lymphoedema. Results of this study were published in 1994.

Since then Ann's main focus has been on Laser therapy for management of lymphoedema, fibrosis, and painful scar management.