Cancer treatments can cause significant pain, fatigue, weakness, memory loss or lack of concentration and disability.
Through the cancer rehabilitation program, our goal is to minimize these effects and to encourage you to have the best quality of life possible.
OSF Rehabilitation can help if you are affected with the following:
- Inability to return to work
- Difficulty caring for children/grandchildren
- Limited motility due to safely concerns (walking, driving, etc.)
- Inability to travel and take vacations
- Difficulty with dressing, bathing, chores, or shopping
Cancer Survivorship Services
OSF Rehabilitation is committed to offering the best available survivorship services. That’s why we implemented the cancer rehabilitation program.
Our staff has been trained in the latest oncology rehab care and research-based protocols proven to help cancer survivors optimally heal and function.
We serve all survivors in need, whether they are beginning treatment, finished with treatment, or experiencing late effects or unresolved issues from treatment long ago.
Who is Cancer Rehabilitation For?
Our program is open to everyone no matter the prognosis, cancer stage or phase of recovery.
Newly diagnosed patients may want to increase their strength and endurance and prevent future medical problems.
Survivors living with cancer as a chronic disease may come to us for help managing treatment-related conditions.
Individuals who are cured or in remission may enroll in our program with the goal of boosting their immune systems, so they can heal as well as possible.
We can help with the following conditions:
- Back pain
- Joint pain
- Memory Loss
- Neck pain
- Shoulder pain
- Swallowing difficulties
- Urinary dysfunction
These are examples and not intended to be a complete list. Not all conditions can be treated in all locations.
Please contact the location nearest to you for further information.