A new physical therapy service is being offered to cancer patients and survivors through the Duke Regional Hospital Radiation Oncology clinic. A Duke Cancer Center physical therapist with specialized expertise will be on site Tuesdays from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.
The physical therapist will be able to assist cancer patients and survivors with:
- Fluid retention and swelling of the arms and legs caused by lymphedema
- Pelvic floor training for incontinence
- Balance training
- Exercise recommendations tailored to each patient
Call 919-470-8600 to schedule an appointment. A physician referral is required.