Holiday Hours

With the exception of Inova hospitals, Inova Emergency Care and Inova-GoHealth Urgent Care, all Inova outpatient offices will be closed for the Memorial Day holiday – Monday, May 27.

Supervised Exercise Therapy for Peripheral Arterial Disease (SET-PAD)

Inova Schar Heart and Vascular's SET-PAD programs offer behavior and lifestyle management programs for adults with peripheral arterial disease.

Our team of exercise physiologists, nurses and registered dietitians are here to help you improve your mobility and quality of life through lifestyle management and behavior modification education. 

We look forward to supporting your recovery process!

To receive details on how to enroll, please contact any of our locations

Benefits of SET-PAD

SET-PAD can help you improve your:

  • Walking ability and endurance
  • Onset of pain with walking
  • Blood pressure
  • Circulation
  • Diabetes management
  • Flexibility and balance
  • Lifestyle modification knowledge
  • Nutritional plan for a heart-healthy diet
  • Self-confidence
  • Strength and endurance
  • Stress/anxiety management

Individuals who have a diagnosis of intermittent claudication with and without symptoms can participate in SET-PAD.

Individuals attend up to 12 weeks or 36 sessions of supervised exercise and risk factor education. Participants work with the clinical team on exercise progression and educational topics focused on an individual clinical and risk factor assessment.

One-on-one appointments with a registered dietitian and diabetic educator may be available to support care needs.