The Centegra Oncology Rehabilitation & Support Services improves the lives of people who suffer from side effects caused by cancer treatments. Although chemotherapy, radiation therapy and surgery save lives, they also can cause serious side effects that interfere with daily function and well-being. Our cancer rehabilitation program helps prevent, minimize and manage:
- Musculoskeletal pain
- Joint stiffness
- Memory loss
- Balance issues
At Centegra, we provide our patients comprehensive rehabilitation to help them minimize these side effects and get back to the quality of life they deserve.
Individualized Rehabilitative Cancer Care and Resources
Through the Centegra Oncology Rehabilitation & Support Services, you will receive individualized rehabilitation treatment to improve your symptoms as well as support for your physical and mental wellness. Your rehabilitative plan will be personalized to your goals whether you want to focus on increasing your strength and energy while managing your pain or you need to work with a counselor to deal with the psychological effects of cancer.
Centegra patients receive helpful resources that provide valuable education and tips including suggestions about exercise, nutrition and sleep.
Centegra also offers support groups and other resources including educational programs and a resource library for cancer survivors and their families.
The Centegra Oncology Rehabilitation & Support Services provides coordinated cancer rehabilitation by a team of clinicians and providers, including:
- Board-certified radiation and medical oncologists, the physicians who specialize in treating cancer
- Board-certified physiatrists, the doctors who specialize in physical medicine and rehabilitation
- Rehabilitation nurses
- Physical therapists
- Occupational therapists
- Speech-language pathologists
- Registered dietitians
- Mental health professionals
For more information about Centegra Oncology Rehabilitation & Support Services, call the Centegra Sage Cancer Center at 815-344-8000.