Cardiopulmonary Services

Department hours:   Monday –Friday 6 30 am to 3 pm

Solomon Olabiyi, MD and Ted Sussman, MD in our Cardiac Rehab facility.

Department phone:    207 521 2522

Services offered:

The AACVPR ( American Association of Cardiac and Pulmonary  Rehabilitation) certified  program is a monitored outpatient program that provides individualized and personalized treatment plans, including evaluation and instruction on physical activity,nutrition,heart disease,medications and stress management.

 

Benefits of Cardiac Rehabilitation may include:

Damon Stone, RN, CCRP

  • Improvement in psycho social well- being
  • Lessen the physical and emotional effects of heart disease
  • Reduction in  stress levels
  • Reduction in blood pressure
  • Reduction in cholesterol levels
  • Increase in level of confidence to achieve goals
  • Improvement in exercise  and  physical activity tolerance
  • Reduction  of cardiac symptoms.
  • Reduced risk of hospital admissions and/ or another cardiac event

 

Pulmonary Rehab

 

The American Association of Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation ( AACVPR) certified program is a monitored outpatient program that provides  individualized and personalized treatment plans,including evaluation and instruction on physical activity, oxygen therapy,lung disease,medications,stress reduction and activities of daily living.

 

Benefits of Pulmonary Rehabilitation may include:

  • Improvement in quality of life
  • Increase ability to perform activities of daily living
  • Increase in exercise and activity tolerance
  • Improvement in psychosocial well-being
  • Lessen the  emotional effects of pulmonary disease
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