These unique services are provided by trained professionals who have expertise in oncology rehabilitation and consist of physical therapists/ occupational therapists, which are certified in treating and preventing Lymphedema. Services are typically initiated pre- operatively to prevent some of the possible side effects following breast cancer. However services can be provided at any time, on your road to recovery .Some of the common treatable symptoms are fatigue, musculoskeletal pain, joint stiffness, limb swelling (Lymphedema), weakness, and balance issues.
The healthcare services offered are covered by most insurance providers, including Medicare, and will be offered to patients by knowledgeable and sensitive staff that is specially trained to work with survivors of all forms of cancer. Convenient free parking is available and services are provided at 2 locations- Erie County and Niagara County.
Buffalo Therapy Service
705 Maple Road,Williamsville, NY 14221
Phone: (716) 580-7360
DeGraff Memorial Hospital – Wellness Center
445 Tremont Street, North Tonawanda, NY 14120
Phone: (716) 690-2031