Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Pulmonary Rehabilitation at Sentara Heart: Our Approach to Care

At Sentara Heart, our experienced and caring teams of doctors, nurses, exercise physiologists and respiratory therapists will help you take control of your breathing, reduce your anxiety, maintain your independence and become more active.

When you come to Sentara Heart, you will find care that’s:

  • Advanced: Our team of expert nurses, respiratory therapists and exercise physiologists, under the direction of a pulmonologist, uses the latest technology, clinical techniques, and evidence-based practices to develop an individualize rehabilitation plan for you.
  • Comprehensive: We combine education and exercise to provide patients with a treatment plan that works. Our team will teach you about your condition and develop an individualized exercise routine for you, helping you manage your symptoms and feel better faster.
  • Compassionate: We take the time to get to know you, understand your condition, learn your goals and meet your needs. When you come in for each pulmonary rehab session, you will see familiar faces that understand your health situation and that are dedicated to helping you achieve your goals.

Help for Many Lung Conditions and Diseases

Pulmonary rehabilitation can help improve the quality of life for people with a variety of lung conditions and diseases. Ask your doctor if you would benefit from our program. Some of the most common conditions we see are: