Pulmonary Rehab

Moments in life can take your breath away, but unfortunately so can diseases and disorders of the lung. To help you get back to those “moments” Hammond-Henry Rehabilitative Services offers pulmonary rehabilitation.  This outpatient exercise program is staffed by respiratory therapists, trained in Advance Cardiac Life Support, as well as exercise specialists, a dietitian, registered nurses, a social worker and a medical director. 

Is pulmonary rehabilitation right for me?

Our program is designed to help patients manage their lung disease and return to a full, productive life. The exercises are geared toward persons with lung problems such as:

  • COPD
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Lung Cancer
  • Other diseases of the lung

What does pulmonary rehabilitation include?

This comprehensive rehabilitation program offers:

  • Monitored exercise
  • Education
  • Counseling
  • Individualized exercise program

What can I expect to learn from pulmonary rehabilitation?

We like to think of our program not only as an exercise program but also a learning opportunity. You will learn:

  • Your individual risk factors
  • How to make healthy changes
  • The importance of regular exercise
  • Breathing techniques to help alleviate shortness of breath
  • What your goals are and how to accomplish them