Cardiovascular Rehabilitation Services for Heart Health

Our specially trained cardiac rehabilitation team at The Heart Hospital, accredited by the American Heart Association, teaches you how to adjust to a heart-healthy lifestyle through recognizing and changing unhealthy habits and establishing new, healthier ones. Rehabilitation often takes place in groups; however, each patient's plan is individualized based on specific risk factors and special needs. By completing the entire recommended plan, you can live a healthier life

Cardiac Rehabilitation, including exercise, education and counseling, helps patients with heart disease recover faster. Together with medical and surgical treatments, rehabilitation can help you feel better and live a healthier life.

Qualification requirements for Cardiac Rehabilitation include at least one of the following:

Cardiac rehabilitation components:

  • Exercise training - Teaches you how to exercise safely, strengthen muscles and improve stamina
  • Education, counseling and training - Helps you understand your heart condition and offers ways to reduce risk of future heart problems

Comprehensive Cardiac Rehabilitation

Cardiac rehabilitation offers a safe, comfortable, climate-controlled environment with:

  • Telemetry monitoring equipment
  • Indoor track
  • Treadmills
  • Bikes
  • Arm ergometers
  • Elliptical trainers
  • Free weights
  • Locker rooms 

How to Enroll

A physician's referral is necessary for admission to cardiac rehabilitation. The cardiac rehabilitation Medical Director carefully reviews individualized care plans, including goals and exercise prescriptions, but the patient's referring physician remains the primary physician during rehabilitation and is kept informed. 

Contact Us

Cardiac Rehab is loacted at Candler Hospital in the Heart and Lung Building. For more information, please contact us at (912) 819-7340.

  • St. Joseph's Hospital Campus: 11705 Mercy Blvd., Savannah, GA 31419, (p) 912-819-4100
  • Candler Hospital Campus: 5353 Reynolds St., Savannah, GA 31405, (p) 912-819-6000
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St.Joseph's Hospital Campus: 912-819-4100

Candler Hospital Campus: 912-819-6000