The primary goal of the Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program at Saddleback Medical Center is to help you achieve control over your symptoms and improve your quality of life. Our staff will work in partnership with you to evaluate your abilities and limitations and develop an individually tailored treatment and exercise plan. Having a chronic respiratory disease can significantly limit your ability to live an active, fulfilling life.
Specializes in Helping Patients with:
- Chronic respiratory diseases
- Chronic bronchitis
- Pulmonary fibrosis
Although chronic respiratory diseases cannot be cured, they can be successfully managed and treated. Understanding what you can do to control your lung disease is the key to breathing easier and feeling better.
To help you identify if you are at risk for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), take the five question COPD screener.
Our team of specialized health professionals is here to help you every step of the way. This team may include your primary care physician, a pulmonologist (a physician who specializes in lung disease), an occupational therapist, respiratory therapist, physical therapist, a dietitian, a pharmacist and a social worker.
Pulmonary Disease Support Group
Suffering from Pulmonary Disease? Join our Pulmonary Disease Support Group. Listen, learn and engage with our registered respiratory therapists on various topics surrounding pulmonary disease. Gain new knowledge and management techniques.