This program helps cancer survivors get back on their feet, both physically and mentally. For a cancer patient, treatment may cause pain, fatigue and disability. Through our cancer rehab program, Mercy helps a patient heal by improving his or her physical, emotional and spiritual outlook.
The journey through cancer treatment can be a tough one. Whether you've just been diagnosed, have already completed treatment or are somewhere in between, Mercy Oncology Rehabilitation and Survivorship Program can help improve your physical, emotional and spiritual outlook. Our proven program helps patients heal.
This is the most comprehensive program in the St. Louis area. It includes clinicians and specialists from many different areas to help ease the effects of cancer treatment and improve the way you feel and live.
We'll work with you to develop a cancer rehabilitation plan to help you heal. The specifics of your plan will depend on your individual goals and may include focusing on increasing strength and energy, managing pain, improving functionality for daily living and improving quality of life.
Our team specializes in addressing these conditions:
Therapy may include:
We also offer services to promote healing and well-being including:
Integrative Therapy Services can be found at:
Mercy Research is conducting a study on early
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