Allen Hamm has worked with doctors, nurses, and therapists in many areas of Piedmont Fayette Hospital, and even some off-site locations like the Piedmont Wellness Center at Pinewood Forest. What he found during his years of cancer treatment and physical therapy was a staff that worked incredibly well together to provide, holistic, patient-centered care.
Hamm was first diagnosed with cancer in 2012 with squamous cell carcinoma on the base of his tongue. He was able to treat it with radiation and chemotherapy, but scar tissue sealed his esophagus and it took a procedure to open it again. Hamm began working (more…)