Margaret Rinehart Ayers, PT, PhD
Dr. Rinehart Ayres is director of clinical education and associate professor of physical therapy at Thomas Jefferson University College of Health Professions. She specializes in the oncology rehabilitation and the psychosocial concerns, recovery and patient education needs of women affected by breast cancer. She also educates healthcare providers about the physical therapy needs of women with breast cancer.
Dr. Rinehart Ayers has a research interest in breast reconstruction and in lymphedema education and treatment. She has spoken at LBBC educational programs and served as a medical reviewer for our Guide to Understanding Lymphedema.