Oncology Recovery

Oncology Recovery

Cancer is a group of diseases characterized by uncontrolled growth and spread of abnormal cells. 1 in 3 Americans will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime. Physical Therapy can help patients recover and manage the side effects of cancer and cancer treatment through:

  • Exercise to improve strength, endurance, range of motion and circulation
  • Lymphedema massage, compression wrapping, fitting compression stocking
  • Pain management
  • Wound therapy
  • Posture education, movement mechanics, and pacing education to minimize fatigue