Cardiac Rehabilitation at Covenant Health in Tennessee

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Cardiac rehabilitation is a post-surgery program designed to meet individual needs with exercise, education counseling, and a support network. This is an important part of recovery from open heart surgery. Your cardiologist and surgeon recommend you participate in cardiac rehab to enhance your recovery process. While in rehabilitation, your physician will regularly review your progress.

There are three phases of cardiac rehabilitation

Cardiac Rehab Phase 1
Cardiac Rehab Phase 2
Cardiac Rehab Phase 3

Covenant Health Cardiac Rehabilitation Programs

Anderson County*

Methodist Medical Center Cardiac Rehabilitation

Claiborne County

Claiborne Medical Center Cardiac Rehab

Cumberland County

Cumberland Medical Center Cardiac Rehab

Hamblen County*

Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System Cardiac Rehab

Knox County*

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center Cardiac Rehab

Parkwest Medical Center Cardiac Rehab

Loudon County

Fort Loudoun Cardiac Rehabilitation

Roane County*

Roane Medical Center Cardiac Rehabilitation

Sevier County*

LeConte Medical Center Cardiac Rehabilitation

* These clinics hold a national certification by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation for consistent clinical outcomes for heart patients.

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With as much good as TAVR surgery does, I don’t know why anybody who’s having problems wouldn’t do it.

Roy Ogle, Covenant Health’s First TAVR Patient


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Dr. Riedel saved my life. He was the one who made the call, just for peace of mind, to do that heart cath. The hospitals are just the best I’ve ever been in, I’ve never had a bad experience.

Chris Tatum, Covenant Patient

Heart Catheterization

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Cardiac rehab at Fort Sanders Regional Hospital has helped strengthen my heart and helped renew my spirit.

Jessie Hood, Covenant Patient

Cardiac Rehabilitation

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Our Team

Our team of specialists is proud to serve the Knoxville area, some of them with more than 20 years experience.

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