Cardio-Respiratory Physiotherapy

Conditions we treat:
  • Heart Conditions
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiac Transplant
  • COPD
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Abdominal Surgery
Our Program includes:
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    Airway mobilization and clearing Techniques such as postural drainage
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    Improving gas exchange by breathing exercises
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    Managing shortness of breath by relaxation and energy conservation strategies.
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    Exercise programs to improve movement, prevent or decrease weakness caused by lack of use and maintain range of motion
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    Activities to improve strength, mobility, walking, and balance
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    Assistance with activities of daily living, such as eating, dressing, bathing and toileting
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    Gait (walking) training with walking aids that promote independence
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    Involvement in community support groups
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    Patient and family education on condition and recourses
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    Recommendations for home environment modification to improve safety.
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    Pain management
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    Involvement in community support groups
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    Recommendation on equipment or orthotics if needed.