Cardiac Rehabilitation services help you strengthen your heart and learn healthy heart habits under the supervision of a medical team following a cardiac event. People with heart disease or people with a high risk of heart disease enjoy better health through health education, counseling and exercise training.
The focus of this phase of Cardiac Rehab is to work on physical skills to return to your normal activities and provide you with extensive education about your heart condition, your risk factors and how to incorporate changes for better health. Throughout this program, you can expect continuous heart monitoring and frequent vital assessments provided through a multidisciplinary team of exercise physiologists, registered nurses, pharmacists and dietitians.
Cardiac Rehab is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday - 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Tuesday and Thursday - 8 a.m. to noon. Call (651) 565-5519 to schedule an appointment.
Fresh Start is a prevention and disease management program to help if you have risk factors for heart or lung disease, or other related health conditions. You'll strengthen your heart and lungs while learning healthy heart habits under the supervision of a medical team.
Fresh Start helps you live a healthy, active life while trying to prevent or manage a health-related condition or disease such as:
- High blood pressure
- High cholesterol
- Metabolic syndrome
This self-pay program provides a combination of health education, counseling and exercise training under continuous supervision. It includes frequent vital assessments provided through a multidisciplinary team of exercise physiologists, registered nurses, pharmacists and dietitians.
Fresh Start is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday - 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Tuesday and Thursday - 8 a.m. to noon. Call (651) 565-5519 to schedule an appointment.
Continue your efforts and successes achieved in Cardiac or Pulmonary Rehab, SET-PAD or Fresh Start through our Maintenance Exercise program. You'll continue to strengthen your heart, lungs and healthy habits under the supervision of a multidisciplinary team of exercise physiologists, registered nurses, pharmacists and dietitians. Ongoing supervision and frequent vital assessments are also provided in this self-pay program.
Maintenance exercise is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday - 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Tuesday and Thursday - 8 a.m. to noon. Call (651) 565-5519 to schedule an appointment.
Occupational Therapy is skilled treatment to help you achieve increased independence. It's purposeful, goal-oriented activities to help if you're impaired by physical illness or injury, cognitive impairment, congenital or developmental disability or the aging process.
Occupational Therapy services include:
- Customized treatment programs to improve your performance of activities
- Comprehensive home evaluations with adaptation recommendations to ensure safety at home
- Assessing adaptive equipment needs and providing training
- Design, fabrication and application of splints
- Guidance and education for family members and caregivers for follow through of patient care
- Activities to enhance functional performance
- Teaching compensatory techniques for visual, perceptual and cognitive deficits and sensory impairment
- Education in work simplification, energy conservation and joint protection techniques
- Lymphedema care
Commonly treated impairments include:
- Upper body/arm injuries, including post-surgical treatment
- Elbow, hand and finger difficulties, including repetitive motion injuries
- Neurological impairments, such as post-stroke, spinal cord or head injury
- Pediatric developmental delays
- Cognitive and perceptual impairment
- Limitations resulting from arthritis, pulmonary disease and the aging process
Our occupational therapists and certified occupational therapy assistants are licensed healthcare professionals and have graduated from accredited occupational therapy programs. They work under the direction of physicians and other medical professionals to help patients improve their condition and independence. A referral from a primary care provider is needed.
Occupational Therapy is open weekdays, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Call (608) 375-6311 to schedule an appointment.
We provide Physical Therapy services to help restore function, improve mobility, relieve pain and prevent or limit permanent physical disabilities of patients suffering from injuries or disease.
Physical therapists and physical therapist assistants are licensed healthcare professionals who have graduated from accredited physical therapy programs.
Examples of commonly treated conditions include:
- Balance and gait disorders
- Generalized weakness and deconditioning
- Ligament sprains
- Muscle strains
- Neck and low back pain
- Neuro-rehabilitation, such as post-stroke and spinal cord or head injuries
- Pre/post-surgical treatment including joint replacements, rotator cuff and ACL repairs
- Repetitive motion injuries
- Sport-related injuries
- Tendonitis and bursitis
- Whiplash and other injuries from motor vehicle accidents
- Work-related injuries
Our physical therapists work with physicians and other medical professionals to help patients improve their condition and prevent future injury. A referral from a primary care provider is recommended.
We also provide specialty services, including musculoskeletal therapy, vestibular rehabilitation, pelvic therapy, dry needling, Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT), lymphedema care and concussion rehab.
Physical Therapy is open weekdays, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. Call (651) 565-5558 to schedule an appointment.
Pulmonary Rehabilitation is for patients who have chronic breathing conditions that limit quality of life. With the help of our exercise physiologists, registered nurse, respiratory therapists, pharmacists and dietitians, patients set goals, establish a safe exercise routine and learn how to be active at home.
You may benefit from the program if you have:
- Obstructive disease
- Persistent asthma
- Cystic fibrosis
- Restrictive lung disease
- Interstitial lung diseases
- Pulmonary fibrosis
- Occupational or environmental lung disease
- Sarcoidosis, scleroderma
- Parkinson's disease
- Post-polio syndrome
- Multiple sclerosis
- Lung cancer
- Pre- and post-surgery including thoracic and abdominal surgery with pulmonary impairment, lung transplant and lung-volume reduction surgery
- Obesity-related respiratory disease
- Autoimmune disorders with pulmonary involvement
Pulmonary Rehab helps improve quality of life through exercise and education. It includes exercises geared specifically for patients with pulmonary problems and education that may include:
- Introduction to pulmonary rehab and medication
- Understanding chronic lung disease
- Breathing retraining and environmental triggers
- Exercise and nutrition
- Emotional wellness
We establish your current condition with an assessment prior to beginning an exercise program. We also closely monitor your blood pressure, heart rate and oxygen during Pulmonary Rehab.
To learn if you are a good candidate for Pulmonary Rehab, talk with your provider. A referral is needed to participate.
Pulmonary Rehabilitation is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday - 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Tuesday and Thursdays - 8 a.m. to noon. Call (651) 565-5519 to schedule an appointment.
Speech & Language Therapy
Communication is important for people to express their needs and thoughts and to build personal relationships. Trouble with speech or language can be frustrating. We provide treatment for speech and language disorders and dysphagia or swallowing disorders.
Speech language pathologists work with patients who have speech, language or swallowing problems from conditions that include:
- Cleft lip and palate
- Developmental disabilities
- Neurologic disorders
- Traumatic brain injury
- Head and neck cancer
A physician referral is necessary to participate in speech and language therapy. Call (651) 565-5558 to schedule an appointment.
Supervised Exercise Therapy for Peripheral Artery Disease (SET-PAD)
SET-PAD improves your blood flow restriction symptoms and teaches healthy habits under the supervision of a multidisciplinary team of exercise physiologists, registered nurses, pharmacists and dietitians.
SET-PAD is a carefully planned program to help people reduce risk factors, increase physical activity and healthy eating, and manage medications through health education, counseling and exercise training. Throughout this program, you can expect continuous monitoring and frequent vital assessments.
SET-PAD is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday - 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, and Tuesday and Thursday – 8 a.m. to noon. Call (651) 565-5519 to schedule an appointment.