Services

Pulmonary Rehabilitation

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.

Conditions Treated

We provide evaluation and treatment of many lung conditions, including:
  • COPD
  • pulmonary fibrosis
  • emphysema
  • lung cancer
  • asthma
  • 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

Goal

Our goal is to improve aerobic conditioning, increase upper and lower body strength, establish good breathing techniques, and improve your function in everyday activities.