When starting pulmonary rehabilitation at Cheyenne Regional Medical Center, each patient is assessed for needs, strength and limitations.
Using this information, the pulmonary rehabilitation team then designs a personalized exercise program, which may be physician-supervised. The Pulmonary Rehab team is always present and will monitor your oxygen levels and make needed recommendations.
After completing pulmonary rehabilitation, many patients report benefits such as:
- Breathing better
- Becoming more active
- Increased endurance and strength
- Reduced occurrences of flare-ups and hospitalizations
For more information about pulmonary rehabilitation at Cheyenne Regional Medical Center, please call (307) 633-7030.
“After three and a half years, Pulmonary Rehab is a great incentive to exercise with like-minded people and have company during the visit.” – Dave Raybuck
“My experience with Pulmonary Rehab has been a positive one. Not only physically but mentally. I find myself looking forward to coming to rehab and that’s because of the friendly courteous staff and the interaction with fellow participants.” – Patrick Hernandez
“After being diagnosed with COPD, I found the education, especially proper breathing, very helpful. I’ve been coming to Pulmonary Rehab for ten years and know the exercise is good for me. Karen and her staff are dedicated, caring and always ready to answer questions. The cost is very reasonable.” – Carolyn Taylor
“I have attended the Pulmonary Rehab program for two years. I thought it would just be exercising but that was only part of it. The information provided in the class is invaluable. There is so much encouragement and friendliness. I can say that I look forward to the class and the people.” – Patricia Flood
We invite you to learn more about the respiratory system through the videos below!