Cardiac rehabilitation is a progressive program with a goal of helping patients restore and maintain optimal health while helping to reduce the risk of future heart problems. Rehabilitation sessions at offer personalized exercise prescriptions, education and lifestyle-modification programs.

Patients who have had any of the following procedures or conditions can benefit from cardiac rehabilitation:

  • Heart attack
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease
  • Angina pectoris
  • Abnormal stress test
  • Valvular heart disease
  • Pacemaker or AICD
  • Heart failure
  • Angioplasty or atherectomy
  • Coronary artery bypass surgery
  • Heart transplant
  • Cardiomyopathy

Benefits include:

  • Improvement of exercise tolerance
  • Reduction of symptoms
  • Reduction of cholesterol levels
  • Reduction of cigarette smoking
  • Improvement in psychosocial
  • Well-being and reduction of stress
  • Lowering of blood pressure

Insurance Coverage

Medicare and many other insurance companies can cover a large portion, if not all of the costs of cardiac rehabilitation for most heart problems. Insurance benefits will be verified before patients start the program.

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