Respiratory conditions such as lung disease and asthma can hinder your quality of life. Our educational, training, and rehabilitation programs are designed to help you maintain the highest possible levels of function and independence.
We provide pulmonary exercise testing, pulmonary function studies, and many other services. A fee may be required. For more information, please call (925) 947-5292.
We know that breathing conditions such as any chronic lung disease can affect your quality of life. That's why our Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program includes an assessment, education/ training, exercise, all designed to help you maintain your quality of life and independence while living with lung disease.
Our program is designed for people with a chronic lung disease, and consists of classes that meet two to three times a week for seven-weeks. Our interdisciplinary team of healthcare professionals work with you and your family on training, support, and tools that will help you meet the day-to-day challenges of living with lung disease and be as independent as possible. Education and exercises are an important part of the program.
Topics covered can include:
People with the following lung conditions can benefit from our program:
Obstructive Lung Diseases: airways are blocked, making it difficult to breathe
Restrictive Lung Diseases: lungs cannot fully expand and fill with air
Other Lung Diseases:
Once you complete the program, you can participate in an ongoing maintenance exercise program. We also currently offer two support groups: Transplant Support Group and Restrictive Lung Disease Support Group. For more information and details on either of these support groups please call 925-674-2351.
We encourage spouses and other family members to attend the program with you. We believe that when family members understand your lung disease and the lifestyle changes that are needed, the quality of life can improve for the entire family.
Physician referral is required. Our Lung Health Program is approved by Medicare and by most private insurance companies. Our team can help you with figuring out your personal insurance coverage.
If you have any questions or would like any further information on our program please call us at 925-674-2351.
Lung Disease Education/Support Group
A free, welcoming group for patients and their families meets at 2:00 PM on the last Wednesday of each month at the Concord Medical Center.
Pre and Post Lung Transplant Support Group
If you or your loved one are part of our unique community of Pre and Post Lung Transplant, you are invited to our Support Group! Come hear our stories, share your experiences, and get support when you need it from people who know what you are going through.
Sleep Apnea Patient Support Group
This free group supports sleep apnea sufferers, their loved ones, and other interested parties. It meets at the Walnut Creek Medical Center.
RLD/IPF Support Group
The Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Lung Disease Support Group provides an understanding environment where you will receive emotional support when you need it from people who know what you're going through. You will obtain strategies to help cope with your condition and have your questions answered.
3480 Buskirk Avenue, Suite 110
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Phone: (925) 674-2351
Hours: M/W/Th 7AM-5PM and Tu/Fr 7AM-3:30 PM
Don’t let respiratory conditions such as lung disease and asthma stand in the way of a happy, healthy life. Lung Health Services can help you maintain your independence and breathe more freely. Community health offerings include a range of outpatient rehabilitation and support programs.