Mastectomy Pain
Tuesday, January 12, 2010 at 11:59PM
Eliza Andrews

What is a Mastectomy?

A Mastectomy is a removal of the breast usually due to cancer. In the past this entailed the removal of the entire breast. More recent medical advancements have allowed many women to remove the cancer itself and treat the remaining tissue.

What Kind Of Symptoms May I Feel?

How Can Inspirit Help Me?

Early intervention by a physical therapist can help women regain full function following mastectomy surgery. Some of the specific post-mastectomy problems physical therapy can alleviate are described below. These problems can occur whether or not a woman has had reconstruction.

Finding the right physical therapist is critical to getting the appropriate care.   We invite you to ask your doctor for a referral to Inspirit Therapy Associates, where we put you first.


Contact Inspirit Therapy Associates

Phone: 920.338.9670
Fax: 920.338.9680

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Inspirit Therapy Associates
3208 East River Drive
Green Bay, WI 54301

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