Click here for FREE Study Guide! HOME RESOURCES COURSES PODCAST Introduction: Adolescent & Young Adult (AYA) oncology encompasses people ages 15-39 who are diagnosed with cancer. While we have a general appreciation for the physical side effects of cancer treatment, AYA cancer comes with a variety of issues that our older patients simply don’t face. …
“You’re young & healthy.”
This was a quote that I heard time & time again with my young patients. If they’re so young & healthy, then why do they have cancer?
As frustrating as that may be for us to hear, imagine hearing that as a patient.
Cancer is already a cataclysmic event in a person’s life. But what about when it happens during childhood?
Enter PT Dan.
PT Dan, also known as Dan Steventon, PT, DPT (Board Certified Specialist in Oncology Physical Therapy too!) is The Kids Cancer PT.