The OSUCCC – James internationally recognized teams of disease specialists and sub-specialists span a broad range of medical disciplines with internationally recognized expertise in cancer and disease research, prevention, detection, treatment and cures.
Although there is currently no preventive tool or cure for amyloidosis, the OSUCCC – James Comprehensive Amyloidosis Clinic experts continue to work toward those goals.
The clinic’s team is led by internationally renowned hematologist and cancer expert Dr. Yvonne Efebera and comprises highly specialized researchers, scientists and therapists who coordinate this extraordinary program with virtually every medical discipline, specialty and sub-specialty.
Each team member has a specific and specialized focus, and each has a well-established, nationally and/or internationally recognized background:
Elyse Redder, PT
I am a physical therapist specializing in the treatment of oncology patients. In addition to being a certified lymphedema therapist, I have an interest in working with all oncology patients to reduce the functional limitations and side effects from their cancer treatment.
Amy Compston, PT
I am a certified lymphedema therapist specialized in the treatment of oncology patients to reduce the functional limitations and side effects from cancer treatment in order to improve quality of life.