Cancer Rehab

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Cancer Rehab

 

Strategies for Building Strength | Reducing Pain and Fatigue

 

 

UP HEALTH SYSTEM CANCER CENTER

  • Sheetal Acharya, MD | Ross Siemers, MD | James Baer, MD
  • Steve Gualdoni, PA-C | Rebecca MacFalda, MS, CGC
  • Danielle Haanpaa, RN | Cancer Nurse Navigator | 906-225-4899
  • Heather Heuer, Cancer Patient Navigator | 906-226-4463
  • Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists | 906-225-5900

 

UPHS REHAB SERVICES | PROGRAM BENEFITS

  • Find more energy during the day
  • Build strength and endurance | Reduce pain and swelling
  • Improve balance and walking tolerance
  • Improve range-of-motion
  • Improve sit-to-stand, and getting in and out of bed and vehicle
  • Training and usage of assistive devices and adaptive equipment
  • Transitional programs to local fitness centers
  • Learn easier ways to eat and swallow
  • Learn strategies to improve speech, language, memory and concentration
  • Improve communication via voice amplifiers and devices