Rhode Island Monthly Breast Health 2012 : Page 5
ONCOLOGY REHAB & BREAST HEALTH PROGRAMS We are proud to work with medical and allied health professionals and The Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation to help lead the charge in comprehensive rehabilitative oncology programs. Our licensed therapists provide physical therapy, occupational therapy, and one-on-one treatments in a supportive, nurturing environment of care. We offer prevention, functional restoration, and support services during and after cancer treatment with tailored interventions that improve many of the common side effects associated with cancer and its treatment. We address: fatigue, weakness, decreased endurance, pain, nausea, anxiety, depression, sensory difficulties, scar tissue, loss of balance and coordination, incontinence, decreased bone density, weight gain and lymphedema. RI Rehab Therapists Utilize a Wide Array of Evidence-Based Interventions: • Rehabilitation for neurological challenges following chemotherapy & other treatments • Post surgical rehabilitation (breast cancer and reconstructive surgery) • Treatment for oncology-related pelvic floor issues • Rehabilitation during and post radiation therapy • Oncology-based exercise programs • Lymphedema treatments With Clinics in Cranston • East Greenwich • East Providence • Pawtucket • Providence • Saunderstown • Warren Direct Line*: 855-ONC-REHAB / 855-662-7342 Main Line: 877-RI-REHAB / 877-747-3422 Fax: 401-365-6939 Email: Oncology@RIRehab.com Web: http://Oncology.RIRehab.com *Answered by an Oncology Physical Therapist. Appointments Monday through Friday, with early morning and evening availability. We accept most major insurances and offer affordable self-pay rates.