Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Gilbert Lafontant, MD, Director, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Following surgery for cancer,
comprehensive rehabilitation is critical

  • Occupational
  • Physical
  • Speech
  • Fatigue
  • Lymphedema

The goal
is to help you recover
normal physical functions
and return
to your everyday activities
at home and at work.

The Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department at Fox Chase Cancer Center can help you.

Rehabilitation helps an individual’s overall function and quality of life through a multidisciplinary approach to Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy. Learn more about rehabilitation programs »