Cancer treatments such as surgery, radiation, and/or chemotherapy can cause physical impairments that impact your quality of life and function. Physical Therapy can help improve your function and decrease your pain to allow you a quicker recovery in order to regain your function faster.
Our expert physical therapists will conduct a comprehensive evaluation, identifying any strength, endurance, and range of motion deficits that may be affecting your quality of life. Our staff includes local members of the American Cancer Society, active participants of the Orthopedic and Oncology sections of the American Physical Therapy Association, and board certified Orthopedic Physical Therapy Specialists and Neurologic Clinical Specialists.
Our Cancer Rehabilitation Program includes treatment for patients diagnosed with many types of cancer, such as breast, head and neck cancer, leukemia, lymphoma, lung cancer, melanoma, prostate cancer, and colon cancer. Please call to find out more about how you may benefit from our Cancer Rehabilitation Program.
The ultimate goal of cancer rehabilitation is to improve the well-being and long term function of the patient. This is best accomplished by a licensed physical therapist who is an expert in providing safe and effective therapeutic exercise
Conditions treated include:
- Axillary Webbing syndrome/Cording
- Loss of mobility/stiffness or loss of motion
- Pre/post radiation rehab
- post chemotherapeutic rehabilitation
- Post surgical rehabilitation
- Nerve palsy/peripheral neuropathy
- Weakness/limited endurance/fatigue
- Postural assessment and education