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Cancer Rehabilitation

The Johns Hopkins Cancer Rehabilitation Program is a comprehensive interdisciplinary program developed to provide outpatient rehabilitation to all survivors in need, whether you are newly diagnosed or long finished with treatment. We create customized programs to address a wide range of symptoms and diagnoses.

Our rehabilitation team has specialized training through the STAR Program™ (Survivorship Training and Rehab Program). We are uniquely qualified to understand the effects of cancer and cancer treatments on daily life. Our goal is to improve your daily function and quality of life.

For additional information about our comprehensive Cancer Rehabilitation program, visit the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center website.


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Common conditions treated

  • Cognitive difficulties
  • Decline in balance
  • Difficulty with walking
  • Fatigue
  • Joint stiffness
  • Lymphedema
  • Numbness in feet or hands
  • Pain
  • Poor endurance
  • Postural changes
  • Scar tissue restriction
  • Swallowing disorders
  • Weakness

Diagnoses treated

  • Bladder cancer
  • Breast cancer (with and without reconstruction)
  • Colon and rectum cancer
  • Head and neck cancer
  • Leukemia
  • Lung cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Prostate cancer
  • Spine and brain tumor 

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Specialized programs

Make an Appointment

To make an appointment for The Johns Hopkins Cancer Rehabilitation Program, please call 410-614-3234.

Clinic Hours
Monday - Thursday: 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday: 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Locations:
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Meyer 1-130
600 N. Wolfe Street
Baltimore, MD 21287

Johns Hopking Health Care & Surgery Center at Green Spring Station
Pavilion II
10753 Falls Road, Suite 235
Lutherville, MD 21903
Physical Therapy, Lymphedema Therapy and Pelvic Health Therapy

We accept most major insurances and work closely with our clients to verify benefits and accommodate individual needs.

For Providers

To refer your patient to The Johns Hopkins Cancer Rehabilitation Program, please fill out the referral form and instruct your patient to call 410-614-3234 to schedule an appointment.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is the Cancer Rehabilitation Program?
A. This program is designed to address your desire to achieve an active life. Your rehab will continue outside the hospital setting.

Q. Why would I come to cancer rehabilitation?
A. This program is for patients/survivors who are looking to maintain a safe level of activity during treatment and want to be able to maximize return to daily activities (work, family, physical activities) after treatment.

Q. Am I a candidate for cancer rehabilitation?
A. If you have any problems that you did not have prior to your diagnosis, particularly if they interfere with your ability to function or your quality of life, you are a candidate for cancer rehabilitation.

Q. What kind of therapy will I receive?
A. You will receive consultations with Physiatry, Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy. We also have other services, such as Rehabilitation Psychology and Speech-Language Pathology should you need them.

Q. What types of diagnoses do you see?
A. We see a wide range of diagnoses, including but not limited to: prostate cancer, lung cancer, breast cancer, spine and brain tumors, leukemia, head and neck cancer, lymphoma, bladder cancer, and colon and rectal cancer.

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