Cardiac rehabilitation at Franklin Ridge is an important part of the healing process for patients who have:
- Recently suffered a heart attack
- Undergone angioplasty or coronary artery bypass grafting
- Received heart valve repair or replacement
- Received a heart transplant or a lung transplant
- Heart failure
Cardiac rehabilitation is a medically supervised program that assists the individual in returning to an active lifestyle while reducing the risk of further heart problems. Plans include exercise training, education on heart healthy living, and counseling. Specific attention may be paid to learning how to reduce personal risk factors such as high blood pressure, high cholesterol or diabetes.
Contact us to learn more about cardiac rehabilitation at Franklin Ridge.