Discover that you are not alone with COPD and that education and exercise in a social environment can improve your quality of life.
Key/New Equipment Used:
• Quinton computer with telemetry, two treadmills, a recumbent stationary bicycle, an upright stationary bicycle, two arm ergometer and two steppers.
• We have a complement of free weights
• Full emergency cardiac equipment and oxygen
Physician referred, 10-12 week course with required attendance 2x weekly. Focus is on wellness, shortness of breath, breathing re-training, energy conservation strategies, and learning to exercise while controlling your breathing.
Non-surgical treatment for COPD, asthma, restrictive lung disease, pre/post lung volume reduction surgical patients, and lung transplant candidates.
A no-cost exercise program and support group is available after completing the program.