Oncology Physicial Therapy

Oncology Physical Therapy can help manage the rehabilitative needs of patients resulting from the treatment of post-operative and active cancer disease. Physical therapy goals typically include improving range of motion after surgery, generalized strengthening, core strengthening, lympedema education, improving cardiovascular function, and decreasing pain.  This therapy can include massage, bandaging, and exercises and is an important part of the integrated radiation oncology services provided at The Austin Center for Radiation Oncology.