Sean Smith, MD

Service Chief & Interim Associate Chair for Clinical Affairs, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Director, Cancer Rehabilitation Program
Associate Professor of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation


Dr. Sean Smith is the Medical Director of Michigan Medicine's Cancer Rehabilitation program, with a clinical emphasis on restoring function and reducing symptom burden in patients with a history of cancer. In addition to chairing the AAPM&R's Cancer Rehabilitation Physician Consortium and the multi-site research collaborative, the Cancer Rehabilitation Metrics Consortium, he serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and is a Deputy Associate Editor for Supportive Care in Cancer. He has published numerous peer-reviewed manuscripts and has conducted educational seminars on cancer rehabilitation on three continents. 

Practice Areas

Improving patient function as it relates to a variety of musculoskeletal, neurologic, and cognitive deficits related to cancer or the treatment of cancer