At UofL Health – Frazier Rehab Institute, we are committed to bringing you the highest level of rehabilitation services. We provide a collaborative rehabilitation program with Megan B. Nelson, MD, who has specialty training in cancer rehabilitation, and we coordinate your rehabilitation care with your oncology providers.
Cancer rehab program
Our cancer rehab program includes a multidisciplinary team that meets with patients and creates a personalized rehab plan that best suits each patient’s needs. Our highly trained medical staff includes a variety of disciplines:
- Physical medicine and rehabilitation specialists
- Physical therapists
- Occupational therapists
- Speech and swallowing therapists
- Lymphedema specialists
- Mental health professionals
- Registered nurses
- Nurse navigators
- Specialty physicians
- Registered dieticians and nutritionists
- Social workers
Advanced oncology rehabilitation services are for cancer survivors undergoing treatment or living with its aftermath. Survivors commonly experience symptoms such as lymphedema, fatigue, weakness, insomnia, memory loss, fear, anxiety and depression. It is our goal to help you feel well and resume normal day-to-day activities, which is essential to enjoying a good quality of life for survivors and their families.
Whether you’re newly diagnosed or long finished with treatment, we can help. Our team will work with your health insurance provider.
For more information about inpatient care, contact our UofL Health – Frazier Rehab Institute Admissions office at 502-582-7476.