The Dodson Family Foundation Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Center and EECP® Center
Dodson Cardiac & Pulmonary Rehabilitation and EECP® Center – This highly trained and medically supervised rehabilitation team is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of chronic heart and lung disease. TheCardiac Rehabilitation program offers a customized program of exercise and education following a heart attack, angioplasty, bypass or otherheart surgery. The pulmonary rehabilitation program slows down and minimizes the progression of the debilitating symptoms of lung disease by combining exercise with education, breathing retraining, nutritional counseling and psychosocial support. Patients may also be referred to the center for an Enhanced External Counterpulsation Program (EECP®), a Wellness and Lifetime Fitness Program, INTERxVENT Cardiovascular Risk Reduction Programs, Women’s Program for Heart Health, Peripheral Vascular Disease Rehabilitation and Heart Failure Rehabilitation. Representatives visit patients who might benefit froma program at their bedside and explain what the center can provide. For a referral to the Dodson Cardiac & Pulmonary Rehabilitation and EECP Center, please talk to your physician or callthe center for more information at 561.955.5262. The Dodson Family Foundation Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation and EECP® Center, located off the main lobby of Boca Raton Regional Hospital, offers a four-phase program of exercise, nutrition, education, and prevention, in addition to offering a center for the treatment of angina and other rehabilitation and fitness programs. Our staff members and therapists are educated and certified in providing the various services the Center offers.
The Center is open to patients Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
The following is a list of the variety of programs available at our facility:
PHASE I CARDIAC AND PULMONARY REHABILITATION
PHASE II CARDIAC REHABILITATION
PHASE II PULMONARY REHABILITATION
PHASE II.5 CARDIAC AND PULMONARY REHABILITATION
LIFETIME FITNESS EXERCISE PROGRAM
ENHANCED EXTERNAL COUNTERPULSATION (EECP®)
INTERxVENT LIFESTYLE MANAGEMENT PROGRAM
PERIPHERAL VASCULAR DISEASE (PVD) REHABILITATION
EMPLOYEE FITNESS PROGRAM