The Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program at Alden Des Plaines – PulmonaryPro™ – helps improve the well-being of people who have chronic breathing problems. The program can help patients with chronic lung diseases like COPD, emphysema and chronic bronchitis achieve their highest functional capacity.
Helping You Live a Fuller Life
There are many benefits to participating in Alden Des Plaines’s PulmonaryPro program. Education and exercise are crucial to teaching you about your lungs and your disease, and how to be more active with less shortness of breath.
The benefits of a PulmonaryPro may include:
- Improved quality of life
- Decreased symptoms and complications
- Ability to function better in your daily life
- Increased ability to exercise
- Improved emotional well-being
A Program Just for You
Under the medical direction of a board-certified pulmonologist, Alden Des Plaines offers comprehensive rehabilitation with a respiratory therapist tailored to your particular needs and goals. We will help you understand your condition and provide you with a treatment plan that includes physical reconditioning, self-care education and maintenance planning.
The Tools You Need to Succeed
- Medical management
- Personalized instruction
- Appropriate exercises
- Breathing retraining
- Self-care and education
- Emotional support
- Nutrition counseling
PulmonaryPro provides those suffering from chronic lung diseases with hope for rebuilding their strength and enjoying a fuller, more active life.