Pulmonary Rehabilitation

About Our Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program

The expert team at Jersey Shore's Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program can help you catch your breath.

Conditions We Treat

  • COPD
  • Asthma
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Emphysema
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Collagen Vascular Lung Disorder
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Interstitial Fibrosis
  • Pneumoconiosis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Kyphoscoliosis
  • Rheumatoid Spondylitis
  • Pulmonary Vascular Disease
  • Severe Obesity
  • Poliomyelitis
  • Lung Resection
  • Lung Transplant
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Expert Team

  • Pulmonary Physician Medical Director
  • Respiratory Therapists
  • Registered Nurses
  • Exercise Physiologists
  • Nutritionists

Expected Benefits

  • Reduction in breathlessness
  • Improved control of breathing
  • Increased ability to carry out daily activities
  • Improved physical conditioning
  • Better quality of life
  • Reduction in hospital admissions and stay
  • Improved emotional well-being
  • Increased medication compliance
  • Development of healthy habits

Additional Services

  • Education about breathing techniques, bronchial hygiene, medications, energy conservation, infections, nutrition, relaxation, psychosocial aspects of chronic disease, and pulmonary disease and management.
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Pulmonary support group
  • Free use of oxygen while exercising if needed

Patient Stories

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Olivia, 65, Neptune
Diagnosis:
COPD


Read Olivia's Story

 

Care Locations

  • Jersey Shore University Medical Center, 1945 Route 33, Neptune, NJ 07753
  • Meridian Rehabilitation Outpatient Therapy Center at Neptune,
    2100 Route 33, Suite 2, Neptune City, NJ 07753

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