Cancer Recovery Program
Through our Cancer Recovery Program, we provide safe, effective exercise programs to help you maintain or re-build your strength, cardiovascular fitness/endurance, decrease fatigue levels to enable you to return to your life after cancer treatment.
There is no need to worry about your current fitness levels. Our programs are lower intensity when needed and adapted to your individual needs. Programs are progressed slowly to alleviate your cancer treatment-related symptoms.
Breast Cancer Rehab
The breast cancer experience is complex. Breast cancer and its treatments can affect all aspects of life during and after treatment and can cause impairments that affect daily function and quality of life. A proactive approach is imperative to reduce the likelihood of late effects of treatment and surgery.
Physical therapy after breast cancer treatment is important to improve your overall outcome. Whether educating you on post-treatment exercises or your participation in our breast cancer rehab program, our physical therapists can assist in ensuring your optimal recovery.
Our Registered Oncology Dietitian provides individualized nutrition assessments and counseling to aid you in recovering better, living better. Our registered dietitian can work with you and your family to improve your nutrition during and after cancer treatments. Cancer treatments can have a negative effect on a patients nutritional intake - and maintaining good nutrition is imperative to optimal cancer treatment outcomes.
Prehab for Cancer Patients
Cancer prehabilitation involves interventions designed to reduce cancer treatment complications and improve physical health. Pre-cancer treatment therapy interventions can improve patients' tolerance to treatments by intervening early and by providing patients with education and exercise recommendations (and precautions) for during cancer treatments. Our Prehab protocols have been successful in assisting cancer patients more successfully navigate chemotherapy and radiation treatments as well as aiding patients in preparing for the rigors of cancer surgery.
Lymphedema treatment is effective in reducing edema and managing it long term. Our Certified Lymphedema Therapist (CLT) provides Complete Decongestive Therapy for the treatment of lymphedema. We treat lymphedema related to cancer treatments (radiation, surgery) to include upper extremity, lower extremity, head and neck, trunk and breast.
Wellness Workshops and Seminars
Because we believe that optimal cancer recovery requires a whole-person approach, we take the initiative to provide the tools that are needed. Through our community partners and area medical professionals we offer ongoing educational events for the cancer community and their families.
Telehealth/Telerehab is a one-on-one session held with you and your physical therapist which takes place remotely on a secure telecommunication platform (ie: video conferencing). This method of treatment would involve either a smart phone, tablet, laptop or computer that has access to a web camera and microphone with internet access.
Wellness Resources and Services
We are specially equipped to treat individuals with all cancer diagnoses and the complications that occur as a result of the disease, surgery, chemotherapy and radiation treatment. Cancer and its treatments can cause immediate impairments and limitations. Side effects and physical impairments can occur even years after your cancer treatment ends.