Cancer Wellness Program

Cancer Wellness Program

Living Well, Being Well; A Lifestyle for Cancer

At the Cancer Wellness Program at the Center for Cancer Prevention and Treatment, bridging the gap to wellness is an important part of the comprehensive cancer care continuum. Our team of wellness and exercise specialists are passionate about improving and sustaining the health and well-being of our patients as they begin the post treatment phase of their survivorship.

The Cancer Wellness Program addresses “Four Pillars of Wellness” and their relationship to cancer.

The program is designed to promote the health and well-being of patients with cancer who have completed active cancer treatment or are receiving long-term maintenance.

Each Specialty is designed is intended to help

  • Reduce the risk of developing another cancer
  • Decrease the chance of recurrance
  • Increase survival rates and improve quality of life
Bridging the Gap to Wellness

The wellness team is committed to help our patient's transition from a focus on cancer treatment to engaging in lifestyle activities that lead to a well-balanced, healthy and vibrant life.

Cancer Wellness Navigator provides:

  • One-to-One patient consultations and *bio-metric assessment addressing all four pillars of wellness.
  • Individualized wellness plan that is sustainable and improves overall health and well-being.
  • Guidance through weekly individual and group aerobic, core strength and interval circuit exercise sessions.
  • Bimonthly "well-check" sessions to encourage and support health nutritional choices, positive lifestyle changes, mindfulness meditation and relaxation practices.
  • Creative and expressive mindful art programs and educational community workshops.

Additional Group Exercise classes facilitated by the Cancer Rehabilitation Team includes Yogalates (Yoga/Pilates), Dance, Synergy (Toning, Balance & Stretch) and Chair Aerobics. Group Exercise Class Schedule

*Measure Outcomes

Using validated outcome tools participant's progress is measured at the initial wellness assessment and quarterly thereafter to evaluate the effectiveness of the program.

The Cancer Wellness Program in the Wellness Studio and Gym located on the garden level of the Center for Cancer Prevention and Treatment. For more Information or to schedule an appointment please call, Cancer Wellness Navigator Janni Buaiz, MS, CWS, CHC, at (714) 734-6230 or email janni.buaiz@stjoe.org