Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Wellness Center

Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Wellness Center

Address:
Cardiovascular Pulmonary Wellness Center
TRMC Heart and Vascular Center
901 East 18th Street
Tifton, Georgia 31794
Phone: 229-353-7796

The Tift Regional  Heart and Vascular Center’s Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Wellness Program is designed for patients with cardiac and/or lung disorders who have graduated from a monitored cardiac or pulmonary program.

Goals

  • Increase functional capacity
  • Decrease the risk for future incidents
  • Encourage a healthy lifestyle
  •  Increase understanding of cardiac and pulmonary disease, medications and lifestyle

The program consists of exercise sessions supervised by a trained therapist. The exercise sessions are individualized based on patient goals, current fitness level, medical complications and disabilities (if any).  Patients must be referred by their physician or a cardiac or pulmonary rehabilitation specialist.

Program Structure

  •  Supervised Exercise Classes with:
    • Nu-Steps
    • Stationary cycles
    • Treadmills
    • Stair Steppers
    • Recumbent Bikes
    • Upper Body Cycles
    • Elliptical
    • Weight Training Equipment
  • Professionally developed exercise prescription
  • Individualized exercise programs

Exercise sessions are offered in a convenient and comfortable setting by a team of professionals who specialize in cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation.

  • Wellness classes on how to maintain a healthy lifestyle

Eligibility

  • Individuals with a diagnosis of cardiac and/or pulmonary disease
  • Monitored cardiac or pulmonary program graduate.
  • Physician or rehabilitation specialist referral
  • Exercise stress test within the last 12 months