Cancer rehabilitation is a key part to recovery and survivorship for many cancer patients. Dr. Sean Smith, director of cancer rehabilitation talked to the 3Ps of Cancer podcast about the importance after treatment to not only help with maintaining strength but also as a form of pain management.
In hopes to further the vision of providing adaptive and inclusive sports and recreational experience for our patients, families, and community members, UMAISE hosted an overnight camping event for several of our UMAISE kids and their families.
Ammanath Peethambaran, an orthotist at the U-M Orthotics and Prosthetics Center, headed the team that designed a better helmet 17 years ago and is featured in a campaign for the "This is Michigan" project.
Mary Roberts, PT, DPT, NCS, a neurological clinical specialist at the Canton Health Center, worked with patient Lesley Daniels to help her walk for the first time in five years during her son's senior football ceremonies.
A daring liver procedure and rehabilitation with the Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation saved Max Bontekoe's life after a near-fatal motorbike accident. He’s the only patient in the world known to have survived this type of surgery.