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Relearning To Speak


In September 2017, Lance Berlovich was diagnosed with tongue cancer and the only possible cure was completely removing his tongue. Using skin grafts from Lance's leg, surgeons were able to reconstruct a new tongue which will allow him to speak. Lance cannot feel his tongue and he cannot taste anything. Speaking was a major challenge, but through speech therapy, he is relearning to talk.

Watch the story here.

This blog post was created by Planetrehab. The information provided is informational only. Planetrehab combines comprehensive but easy-to-use scheduling, documentation, billing, reporting and collections for single or multi-clinic physical therapy and occupational therapy companies. Our practice management software is integrated with our practice management service that includes access to our team of experienced management consultants that will help identify and correct potential lost revenue and maximize per visit submissions and to our expert management staff that has experience identifying and correcting deficient areas of any practice.

To find out more, visit www.planetrehab.com or call 800-982-5447.

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