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Cancer Rehabilitation Scranton and Wilkes-Barre

Managing Symptoms During Cancer & Cancer Treatment

Rehabilitation services can help cancer survivors reduce fatigue, increase vigor and strength, improve mood, and boost the immune system. The goal is to return patients to their previous level of functioning or the highest level of function possible.

Conditions Treated

Our cancer rehab helps patients and caregivers to maximize their ability and independence and minimize many of the complications associated with cancer and its treatment. Specialized services are available for disorders caused by specific types of cancer.

We treat the following cancer-related conditions and side effects:

  • Shoulder pain, weakness, or stiffness after breast or lung surgery
  • Pain or difficulty moving caused by bone tumors
  • Swelling of arms after breast cancer
  • Weakness, loss of balance, decreased memory and impaired speech due to brain tumors
  • Paralysis from spinal cord tumors
  • Balance disorders
  • Fatigue
  • Bladder and bowel dysfunction
  • Impaired mobility
  • Speech or swallowing disorders after neck or throat surgery
  • Chronic and acute pain
  • Loss of flexibility
  • Cognitive disorders
  • Lymphedema
  • Deconditioning / weakness
  • Paralysis
  • Dysphagia
  • Speech and swallowing disorders

Begin Your Recovery Journey Today

Getting physical therapy at our Rehab Centers is hassle-free. With Direct Access, you can begin without needing a referral, which means you won't have to go through the expense and inconvenience of seeing another physician for a referral.

To find a nearby Rehab Center, please refer to the Locations section or contact us at 570-348-1360.

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