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Specialized Areas of Rehabilitation

There are many different specialized areas of rehabilitation - each with individual goals and approaches to care. Listed in the directory below are some, for which we have provided a brief overview.

Cardiac Rehabilitation

Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Cancer Rehabilitation

Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation

Neurological Rehabilitation



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  • Daphne Pierce-Smith MSN FNP RN CCRC
  • Joy Fincannon RN MN
  • Kelley Gaskin RN MN
  • Louise Akin RN BSN
  • Nancy Bowers RN MPH RN MPH
  • Sara Foster RN MPH
  • Lee Jenkins