Pulmonary Rehabilitation is a program designed for people who need treatment for the following:
Pulmonary rehabilitation can help improve your quality of life. It consists of two components: exercise and education. Individualized exercise programs are set up for each patient to help strengthen muscles and gain energy. Education classes (Phase II) are taught to help you understand and manage your lung condition.
Education class topics include:
Call 847-360-4131 when your physician wants you to begin Pulmonary Rehabilitation.
The Vista Pulmonary Rehabilitation Team works with your independent primary care physician and pulmonologist to provide an individualized program for you. Our team consists of:
Pulmonary Rehabilitation can help you:
Phase II Pulmonary Rehab provides monitored exercise sessions three times a week for 10 weeks. During these sessions, your heart rate, blood pressure and oxygen saturation are monitored by healthcare professionals. Educational programs help you and your family members gain a better understanding, confidence and the skills needed to manage the disease on a long-term basis.
Provided at Vista Medical Center East. Certified by the American
Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation.
Vista Medical Center East
1324 N. Sheridan Road, Waukegan, IL 60085
Phase III (Maintenance)
Phase III Pulmonary Rehab provides a medically supervised program for patients who choose to continue their cardiopulmonary conditioning to maintain their functional level. Aerobic and resistance training exercises are available. The program is supervised by an exercise physiologist, respiratory therapist or RN who provides ongoing education and support. Phase III is a self-pay program requiring physician approval.
Provided at the Vista Ambulatory Care Center
Vista Ambulatory Care Center
1050 Red Oak Lane, Lindenhurst, IL 60046
Contact any of our board-certified Pulmonologists:
Dr. Mahesh Agarwal
Dr. Yiping Fu
Dr. Dennis Hoffman
Dr. Anil Khurana
Dr. Lavanya Srinivasan
1324 N. Sheridan Road
Waukegan, IL 60085