Led by Dr. Shaun Corbett, Sylvester’s cancer rehabilitation program facilitates adaptation to physical changes during and after cancer treatment. The program helps patients regain control over many aspects of their lives and remain as independent and productive as possible.
Dr. Corbett received his medical degree from The Medical College of Wisconsin and completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Jackson Memorial /University of Miami where he served as resident director of sports medicine and chief resident physician. He spent time during his residency working with Cancer rehabilitation specialists at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Institute in Manhattan, NY. His clinical focus aims at providing complete rehabilitative care for cancer patients in all stages of treatment.
Dr. Corbett’s clinical expertise includes the treatment of non-operative musculoskeletal conditions associated with cancer and its treatment including:
- Peripheral neuropathies
- Fatigue syndromes
- Acute and chronic pain conditions
- Muscular spasticity and migraines
- Post radiation changes or pain
- Weaknesses and imbalances
Cancer rehabilitation clinics will be held Monday, Wednesday and Friday at Sylvester and Thursdays at Sylvester Deerfield Beach.
For a rehab oncology appointment, please call 305-243-6605.