Breast Health Center

Community and Wellness Programs

Breast Cancer: Free Education, Exercise and Wellness Class

Date/Time: 1–2 pm, Second Thursday of the month
6:30–7:30 pm, Fourth Thursday of the month
Location: Elmhurst Memorial Hospital Arboretum Conference Center, Evergreen Room

The Elmhurst Memorial Hospital lymphedema certified physical therapy team will facilitate informative twice monthly educational and wellness classes for patients diagnosed with breast cancer and their families. Learn about techniques to improve quality of life throughout your treatment regimen. Topics covered will include: what to expect after breast surgery, exercises to improve range of motion after surgery, prevention and signs and symptoms of lymphedema and information on therapy treatment available to assist with quality of life.
Please contact Kelly Stein for questions related to this class at (331) 221-6037.

Look Good, Feel Better

Date/Time: 6–8 pm, Monday, August 4 and
1–3 pm, Monday, September 8
Location: Elmhurst Memorial Hospital Center for Cancer Care, Conference Room
Price: Free

Learn beauty techniques to conceal the appearance-related side effects of radiation and chemotherapy.


Date/Time: 6–8 pm, Friday, August 8 and
1–3 pm, Fridays, September 12
Location: Elmhurst Memorial Hospital Center for Cancer Care, Conference Center
Price: Free

A new way to perform breast self-exam, taught by a certified instructor who will help you detect a lump or potential abnormality earlier than you thought possible.

Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare Network

This site is part of the Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare network of Web sites, which covers a variety of topics using the same philosophy: When it comes to medical care, we know that you have a lot of options. And we want you to know that you're more than a patient to us. You're an individual. We would appreciate the opportunity to provide you with state-of-the-art medical care and down-to-earth, personalized attention.

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