Oncology Wellness Program
HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland offers an Oncology Wellness Program for patients undergoing cancer treatments at all stages, providing care to maximize quality of life with customized treatments.
Oncology Rehab is therapy for anyone diagnosed with cancer, whether it is for pretreatment, during/after chemotherapy or radiation, or after surgery.
Exercise can be safe and effective when seeing a therapist or therapist assistant trained in treating oncology patients. Benefits related to Oncology rehab include:
- Reduction in pain and weakness
- Increased energy levels
- Help managing depression and anxiety
- Swelling control
- Improved motion and mobility
- Improved balance
A physician referral is required. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 618-651-2720