Prescribed, Supervised and Monitored Exercise Therapy and Education

Avala Cardiopulmonary Rehab provides patients with preventative and lifestyle improvements designed to assist with positive health enhancements for the heart and lungs. This program provides medically directed exercise therapy and lifestyle modification programs for individuals who have or may be at risk for cardiovascular or pulmonary related diseases.

Comprehensive outpatient programming can be developed for musculoskeletal related issues such as weight resistance exercise for strength improvement or stretching for gained flexibility

Why Should You Attend Cardiopulmonary Rehab?

Many patients attend Avala Cardiopulmonary in order to strengthen their heart and body post heart attack, relieve symptoms of heart problems such as chest pain and fatigue, build healthier habits, reduce stress, and improve their overall mood.

Program Goals

  • This program helps patients:
  • Improve Heart Function
  • Improve Lung Function
  • Increase Quality of Life
  • Decrease Risk Factors for Heart Disease
  • Weight Control and Body Fat Loss
  • Greater Ability to Handle Stress
  • Enhance Self-Esteem and Confidence

Conditions Treated

  • Patients who benefit from this service have or have had one of the following:
  • Angioplasty (With/Without Stent)
  • Cardiac Dysrhythmia
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Heart Bypass or Valve Surgery
  • Heart Transplant
  • Myocardial Infarction (Heart Attack)
  • Pacemaker Implantation
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Stable Angina

Musculoskeletal Strengthening and Flexibility

Avala Cardiopulmonary Rehab provides specific exercises to enhance patients’ musculoskeletal abilities and flexibility through the utilization of specific equipment designed for the program.

Cardiorespiratory Exercise Therapy

Avala Cardiopulmonary Rehab offers a comprehensive outpatient cardiac rehabilitation program. This program of supervised and monitored exercise therapy and educational intervention is offered on an on-going basis.

  • Some of the exercise program goals include:
  • Increased Functional Capacity and Exercise Tolerance
  • Enhanced Self-Esteem and Confidence
  • Greater Ability to Handle and Manage Stress
  • Reduction in Heart Disease Risk Factors
  • Weight Control and Body Fat Loss
  • Improved Blood Sugar and Cholesterol/Triglyceride Levels
  • Increased Muscular Strength and Endurance
  • Improved Quality of Life
  • Enhanced Independence

Contact Us

If you have a heart or lung condition ask your physician if this program is right for you. For questions about Avala Cardiopulmonary Rehab, give us a call at 985.801.6299 and speak with one of our experts today.

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