Given ongoing COVID-19 related issues within our community and Inova’s responsibility to accommodate as many patients as possible, most outpatient pulmonary rehabilitation appointments are being temporarily shifted from on-site to video visits.

We appreciate your patience during this unprecedented time. To receive details on how to enroll, contact any of our pulmonary rehab locations.

Who Should Have Pulmonary Rehabilitation?

Patients with chronic lung and respiratory disease including:

Please Note: You must have a physician’s referral for comprehensive pulmonary rehabilitation

Patients Will Learn:

  • Breathing techniques
  • Exercise and safe exercise progression
  • How to manage your lung disease
  • Infection prevention
  • Proper use of medications
  • Oxygen therapy
  • Nutrition planning
  • Stress/anxiety management
  • Energy conservation
  • Fall Prevention
  • Healthy sleep habits
  • Planning for advanced directives

Program Benefits

  • Reduced shortness of breath
  • Better understanding of how to manage lung disease
  • Overall empowerment to be more active, social and independent
  • Improved quality of life
  • Improved strength and endurance
  • Improved control of breathing
  • Improved self-confidence and sense of well-being
  • Improved appetite and sleep patterns
  • Improved control of stress/anxiety
  • Decreased hospitalizations

Learn more about the program at each location

Pulmonary Rehabilitation Locations