Cardiac rehabilitation is a medically supervised programme designed to improve your cardiovascular health if you have experienced heart attack, heart failure or other heart problem that required surgery or medical care.
Cardiac rehabilitation usually involves 3 components:
Our multidisciplinary team of medical professionals including cardiologists, nurse educators, dietitians, counsellors and occupational therapists will work with you to get you back to the best of heart health.
Our cardiac rehabilitation programme can help you:
You may benefit from a cardiac rehabilitation programme if you have recovered from cardiomyopathy (heart attack or heart failure) or heart surgery.
Cardiac rehabilitation may not be suitable for everyone with heart disease. Your doctor will need to do the following to make sure you are ready to start a cardiac rehabilitation program:
Some people may suffer injuries, such as strained muscles or sprains, while exercising as a part of cardiac rehabilitation.
There is also a small risk of cardiovascular complications.
At Gleneagles Hospital, our team of cardiologists and cardiothoracic surgeons are known in Singapore and the region for their expertise in treating complex heart conditions.
Heart patients benefit from the cardiac rehabilitation services of our team of professional therapists who will work towards restoring you back to optimal heart health.