Living with any ailment is more than just a diagnosis but this is especially true with cancer. The journey of getting diagnosed, going through treatments, and then rebuilding afterwards can be massive.
At MVMT we respect the amount of work that you and your loved ones have put in to get where you are. Every person is going to have a different experience with unique challenges and it is our goal to help guide you through these as you continue your journey forwards.
*We cannot authorize or prescribe compression garments for lymphedema at this time.
Bryce is a physiotherapist who brings experience from the Cross Cancer Institute and the Cancer Rehabilitation Clinic through the U of A and the ACE program.
Danielle has experience working with patients currently going through cancer treatment and those in remission. She uses Traditional Chinese Medicine techniques and principles.
Nadene has a special interest in helping patients with cancer improve lymphedema and GI issues, as well as controlling aches and pains from cancer treatments.
Yes, cancer patients can go to rehab! Cancer rehabilitation helps people with cancer rebuild strength and mobility. It also works to manage pain and symptoms, as well as help with fatigue management. Cancer rehabilitation is tailored to the individual, so it can be a great way to help you recover and live your best life.
Cancer rehabilitation is a process to help cancer patients get back to their full health and functioning. It can involve physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, psychological support and more. The four stages of cancer rehab are:
Our multidisciplinary team uses a variety of techniques like shockwave therapy and rehabilitation exercises to help you overcome many common conditions. These include but are not limited to: