MDH Pulmonary Rehabilitation offers patients with obstructive or restrictive pulmonary disease an 8- to 12-week, multidisciplinary rehabilitation program combining education, exercise, and functional activities.
We provide evaluation and treatment of many lung conditions, including:
- pulmonary fibrosis
- lung cancer
- chronic bronchitis
- other lung diseases.
Elements of Treatment
- Evaluation and Testing: Pulmonary function test and the 6-minute walk test
- Exercise: Aerobic, strengthening, and stretching
- Education Sessions: Includes educational materials
Our goal is to improve aerobic conditioning, increase upper and lower body strength, establish good breathing techniques, and improve your function in everyday activities.