How to

How to get medical compression stockings, put them on, use accessories, and care for them

How to measure for compression
How to measure
Watch our videos on how to measure correctly.
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How to get compression products
Do you know what to do when you first notice leg symptoms or the first signs of venous problems? Follow these three steps to get a compression product that best fits your needs. It is recommended that you see your physician who will give you a prescription for the proper compression socks or stocking for you.
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Man sitting on a low chair putting on compression socks
How to put on and take off compression stockings
Watch the recommended ways for putting on compression socks and stockings. You will also find helpful hints and tips.
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How to correctly wash compression products
How to clean compression products
Compression garments of all kinds – from stockings to socks to inelastic wraps – will maintain their effectiveness and attractiveness when they are treated and washed as recommended.
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Our donning aids - Sigvaris Doff'n'Donner
Donning aids
Learn more about our donning and doffing aids and how to use them.
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