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Cardiac Wellness Program:
(845) 471-4643

Wellness Programs and Clinically Directed Weight Loss for a Healthier Heart

The Heart Center* Cardiac Wellness Program provides patients who have been treated for heart disease and those at risk for developing a heart condition with comprehensive wellness services, including basal metabolic rate testing, designed to improve health and reduce risk for cardiac events.

 

Your Basal Metabolic Rate

At The Heart Center Cardiac Wellness Program, we offer basal metabolic rate (BMR) testing on specialized equipment to measure your individual caloric requirements at rest. Our specialists factor in age, weight, height and gender to determine your personal rate. BMR data provides details on the number of calories you need to eat to maintain your weight without exercise.

Helping You Have a Healthier Heart

Once we determine your BMR, our dietitians and exercise physiologists craft a personalized diet and exercise program to help you lose weight and lead a healthier lifestyle. The goal of this comprehensive wellness program is to reduce your risk of heart attack and cardiovascular disease and improve your overall wellbeing.

Comprehensive Wellness Services

A team of physicians and wellness specialists works together to provide you with an array of services designed to improve your health and reduce your risk for cardiac disease. They consult with your doctor to ensure that you receive the comprehensive care you need.

Our services include:

  • Basal metabolic rate (BMR) measurement
  • Fitness evaluation
  • Monitored exercise programs
  • Dietary and nutrition counseling
  • Weight loss and management
  • Cardiac rehabilitation
  • Blood pressure and cholesterol management
  • Diabetes management
  • Smoking cessation counseling
  • Psychosocial support
  • Heart disease prevention education
  • Yoga classes

A Team Caring for You

Our team is dedicated to providing you with the support and care you need to return to health after a cardiac event and to reduce your risk for cardiovascular disease.

Our multidisciplinary team includes:

  • Cardiologists
  • Cardiovascular physicians
  • Cardiac nurses
  • Exercise physiologists
  • Psychologists and social workers

* The Heart Center, a division of Hudson Valley Cardiovascular Practice, P.C.