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Cardiac & Pulmonary Rehab

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Get a Referral

To receive Cardiac or Pulmonary Rehab services, a referral is needed from either your primary care provider, cardiologist or pulmonologist.

Making Heart Health a Priority

Heart health is about more than just your heart. Blood pressure, cholesterol, family history and other factors all play important roles in keeping your heart strong. If you have questions about your heart health but aren’t quite sure where to begin, start with a heart health assessment and learn more about any risks you may have for heart-related conditions. Your journey to a stronger heart starts here.

Take a Heart Health Assessment

Who could benefit from Cardiac Rehab?

  • Had a heart attack
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Heart failure
  • Peripheral artery disease (PAD)
  • Had angioplasty or bypass surgery
  • Had another type of heart surgery, such as valve replacement
  • Had or plan to have a heart transplant

Benefits of Cardiac Rehab:

  • Identifies your risk factors and helps you learn to control them
  • Provides you with safe activity and specialized exercise therapy
  • Helps you safely resume your usual activities at home
  • Increases your knowledge of heart disease so that you will learn to take better care of yourself
  • Helps you develop a sense of well-being, improves self-confidence and provides friendship as you and other patients work at improving your heart health
  • The program offers you the guidance needed to minimize further heart problems and to restore a healthy heart and a full life 

Pulmonary wellness classes are designed to help you with:

  • Asthma
  • Pulmonary fibrosis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Chronic bronchitis
  • Emphysema
  • Lung transplants
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Pulmonary insufficiency

Each patient’s blood pressure, heart rate, weight, oxygen saturation, EKG rhythm, and dyspneascale are monitored during the exercise program.

For additional information about the Cardiac & Pulmonary Rehab program at Carolina Pines, please call 843.339.4797