The Center for Fitness & Health at Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center provides exercise and education programs designed to improve the quality of life and prevent the progression of symptoms and disease for cardiac and pulmonary patients.
This bright, newly expanded, state-of-the-art fitness and health center currently sees about 24,000 patient encounters a year providing an important step to help members of our community achieve better health.
Recover Faster & Improve Your Quality of Life
Our programs are designed to help people with cardiovascular (e.g., heart attacks, coronary artery bypass graft surgery) and pulmonary conditions (e.g., chronic obstructive pulmonary disease – COPD, respiratory symptoms) recover faster and improve their quality of life. Our programs include exercise, education, counseling and support for patients and their families.
AACVPR Certified Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Rehabilitation
The Center for Fitness & Health at Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center is nationally certified by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR) and recognized for our commitment to improving the quality of life by enhancing standards of care.
AACVPR certified programs are recognized as leaders in the field of cardiovascular and pulmonary rehabilitation because they offer the most advanced practices available. AACVPR Program Certification is valid for three years.
State-of-the-art Fitness & Health
Our bright, newly expanded, state-of-the-art fitness and health center currently features:
- 14 Treadmills
- 4 Rowers
- 5 Ellipticals
- 6 Recumbent Steppers
- 2 Recumbent Bikes
- 2 Arm Ergomometers for Upper Body Training
- Circuit Weight Training Equipment
- Free Weights