The Pratt Cancer Center offers the most comprehensive integrative oncology program in St. Louis. Integrative medicine focuses on a patient’s spiritual health, emotional health and physical well-being.
Patients may use these services to help in achieving healing during and following their cancer treatments. These integrative therapies help patients who may be experiencing pain, nausea, neuropathy, headaches, fatigue, weakness, restricted range of motion, swelling, difficulty performing activities of daily living and issues with sleep and anxiety or stress. Following these treatments, patients may additionally feel more relaxed and have less stress.
The Pratt Cancer Center offers the following integrative oncology services to promote healing and well-being.
Calmare® is a new FDA-approved integrative therapy treatment to help patients who are experiencing pain as a result of their chemotherapy treatment. This treatment has been shown to be effective in successfully reducing pain in 80% of patients treated in clinical trials.
Integrative therapy services can be found at the following locations in St. Louis: