Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation and WellnessFontaine Research Park
500 Ray C. Hunt Drive
Charlottesville, VA 22903Directions
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Parking: Free for patients.
Shuttle service: Runs every 30 minutes, Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Find shuttle stop locations.
The Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation and Wellness Clinic helps patients recover from a heart attack, angioplasty or heart surgery — including valve, bypass or transplant — and patients with angina.
If you have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or have had a lung transplant, our pulmonary rehabilitation program can assist in your recovery, as well.
Our nurses, exercise physiologists and respiratory therapists can help you set up an exercise program to meet your needs and strengthen your heart and lungs. You'll get personalized care to help you:
- Improve your physical fitness
- Lose weight
- Manage your blood pressure and cholesterol
- Control your diabetes
- Reduce stress
Medical Services We Provide
- Initial health assessment
- Medication review
- Monitored exercise instruction
- Risk factor assessment and counseling
- Nutrition counseling
- Group education classes
- Cardiac yoga for stress management
- Basal metabolic analysis
- Progress notes to your doctor
Additional Program Offerings
To help you get on your way to living a heart-healthy lifestyle, we also offer:
- Grocery store tours
- Cooking demonstrations
- Supervised wellness program
- Cardiac and medical yoga
- Mended Hearts Support Group
You'll need a referral from your doctor to participate in these programs.
We offer counseling from a registered dietician. If interested, ask your doctor or nurse to refer you. Same-day appointments may be available.
Learn more about our Heart & Vascular Center.