PhysiEx Pulmonary Rehab is a comprehensive program for people with chronic lung disease who have symptoms of breathlessness and a decreased ability to perform the activities of daily life. The program consists of two sessions per week over an eight-week period involving exercise and education. Pulmonary Rehabilitation prepares you to commence a home exercise program and ongoing community-based maintenance exercise program.

The benefits of Pulmonary Rehabilitation include

  • Reduced breathlessness
  • Improved ability to better manage your lung condition
  • Reduced hospital admissions and reduced length of stay in hospital
  • Improved mood state and motivation levels
  • Increased physical fitness and functional ability
  • Improved quality of life
  • Improve bone density

Please note

*PhysiEx Pulmonary Rehab is run by a physiotherapist and/or exercise physiologist.

*This class is claimable through eligible health funds.