Breath of Life

Breath of Life: Fayetteville, NC Pulmonary Rehabilitation

There’s hope for those suffering from chronic lung disease -- at Cape Fear Valley Heart & Vascular Center! Our Breath of Life pulmonary rehabilitation program offers comprehensive rehabilitation care for people with chronic lung disease.

Our Fayetteville, NC pulmonary rehabilitation classes are supervised by nurses, respiratory therapists and exercise specialists and the program operates under the direction of a Medical Director, who is a licensed physician. Dietary consults and psychological counseling are also available. At Breath of Life, you can trust that your pulmonary health is in good hands!

Attentive Care & Rehabilitation for Chronic Lung Disease

Pulmonary rehabilitation patients begin in Phase II, which is held at the Cape Fear Valley Rehabilitation Center in Fayetteville, NC. Phase II classes are held on Monday, Wednesday and Friday and include exercise, respiratory health education, stress management and dietary consults according to each patient’s needs.

After completion of Phase II, patients may choose to continue in the maintenance phase of our pulmonary rehabilitation program, which is held at the Cape Fear Valley Health System’s HealthPlex wellness center. During the maintenance phase, patients continue to be monitored by respiratory therapists and medical personnel. Maintenance classes are held on Monday, Wednesday and Friday and lung disease patients can participate as long as they wish.


Benefits of Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Why do chronic lung disease patients from across the Fayetteville, NC area choose Cape Fear Valley Health System’s Breath of Life program?

  • Reduced hospitalization/total medical costs

  • Improved quality of life

  • Reduced respiratory symptoms

  • Improved psychological function

  • Increased exercise tolerance & performance

  • Enhanced ability to perform daily activities

  • Increased pulmonary health education & compliance

  • Ability to return to work for some patients


Pulmonary Care from Fayetteville’s Preferred Team of Respiratory Therapists

Are you suffering from chronic lung disease? Get it under control with help from Cape Fear Valley’s Breath of Life pulmonary rehabilitation program! We’re proud to offer the Fayetteville area’s most caring and comprehensive respiratory therapy services -- call (910) 615-6577 for more information. A physician’s referral is required to attend our Breath of Life pulmonary rehabilitation program.

Cape Fear Valley Heart & Vascular Center provides pulmonary rehabilitation for chronic lung disease patients from across a six-county region of southeastern North Carolina, including Fayetteville, Fort Bragg, Hope Mills, Raeford, Lumberton, Elizabethtown, Lillington, Dunn, Clinton, and beyond.

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