cancer rehabilitation

Cancer Rehabilitation at Memorial Regional Health

The effects of cancer are not over once the cancer is removed or radiation and chemotherapy treatments end.Often people are left with after effects of treatments, including scar tissue, compromised muscles, swelling,numbness, fatigue, weakness and balance changes.

The Memorial Hospital now offers a cancer rehabilitation program to help patients regain abilities through physical therapy.

Why Cancer Rehab?

  • Decreases pain, nausea & fatigue
  • Improves muscle strength & cardiovascular endurance
  • Decreases stress, enhances mood and wellness
  • Enhances balance
  • Minimizes scar tissue and swelling

Meet our Cancer Rehabilitation Specialist

Zack Johnson, MSPT, PT is a certified cancer exercise specialist who takes a whole body approach to cancer rehab, helping patients improve on all levels. Each program is designed to meet the patient’s individual needs.