Pulmonary Therapy Program

Apex Physical Therapy & Wellness
Apex Physical Therapy & Wellness

Do you avoid activities because of shortness of breath and fatigue?

Pulmonary Therapy can empower you to be more active, social, and independent through exercise and education in a nurturing, safe environment.

Pulmonary Therapy individual treatment plans are tailored by registered respiratory therapists and physical therapist to meet the patient’s specific goals.

Who benefits?

Patients who can benefit from pulmonary therapy are:

  • Those with chronic respiratory distress such as asthma, chronic bronchitis, emphysema, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
  • Patients who are pre or post lung transplantation, Cystic Fibrosis, Sarcoidosis.
  • Patients who are of the age of 16 years and older.

Pulmonary Therapy Program features:

  • Assessment
  • Supervised Exercise: Strength & Conditioning
  • NEW! Volume Augmented Ventilator - Non-Invasive OPEN Ventilation (NIOV)
  • The Breathe NIOV System Developed to Ventilate Patients with Respiratory Insufficiency - Delivers Ventilation and Supplemental Oxygen
  • NEW! Six-Minute Walk Test with PROFOX, the Gold Standard in Oximetry Reporting and Analysis
  • Breathing Retraining
  • Coping and Relaxation Techniques
  • Lung Disease Education

Pulmonary Therapy benefits include:

  • Greater Strength and Endurance
  • Reduced Shortness of Breath
  • Less Anxiety and Depression
  • Increased Knowledge About Your Health
  • Enhanced Quality of Life
  • Keeping You Out of the Hospital

Patient will bring their own oxygen & medications for HHN breathing treatments.

Only non-smoking patient are accepted (Smoking cessation for 6 months).

A physician's referral is needed to join the program. Medicare & most

private insurance are accepted.

To schedule an appointment, please call: (281) 242-5252