Cardiac rehabilitation is a specially designed program that can help improve your cardiac fitness and reduce your risks of future heart problems. This multidisciplinary program offers a combination of exercise, education and lifestyle modifications to help you achieve an active, healthy lifestyle.
Our rehabilitation staff will show you how to exercise safely and effectively based on your ability and needs. We will help you improve your cardiovascular fitness as you move through the program and achieve positive lifestyle changes. Throughout your rehabilitation, we will monitor your progress and provide feedback to your medical physician.
This program will help you learn about your condition, develop a heart-healthy exercise routine, adjust to a healthier lifestyle, return to a productive life, and cope with future health concerns.
Our structured learning program includes:
- Supervised exercise sessions tailored to your abilities and needs
- Educational presentations on lifestyle changes that can reduce your risk of future health problems
Physiotherapists will monitor your vital signs, symptoms, and exercise responses and communicate your progress to your referring physician.
This program consists of ten exercise sessions, two pre and post assessment sessions with six educational talks by the respective allied healthcare professionals (cardiac nurse, dietician, pharmacist, occupational therapist, physiotherapist and psychologist)
Please consult your cardiologist to obtain a referral for cardiac rehabilitation. With this referral, please call 63578307 for an appointment.
Is this program for you?
Cardiac Rehabilitation is for individuals who have:
- chest pain (angina)
- congestive heart failure
- valvular disease
- and for those recovering from
- heart attack
- cardiac surgeries (valve repair, pace maker insertions, AICD placements)
- angioplasty (PTCA)
- stent placement.
People with cardio risk factors such as: high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, physical inactivity and obesity will also benefit from cardiac rehabilitation prevention and maintenance programs.
8:00am – 5:00pm
Tel: 6357 8307