Who might I meet at Pulmonary Rehab BwD

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    Blackburn with Darwen NHS Pulmonary Rehabilitation

    Who might I meet?

    Vicki our Physiotherapist

    Vicki will have a chat with you about your problems, what matters to you and help create a plan for your health and well-being. She can also help you specifically with chest clearance, exercise advice and prescription and managing your breathlessness.

    Priti our Occupational Therapist

    Priti will have a chat with you about your problems, what matters to you and help create a plan for your health and well-being. She can also advise you on managing your day to day activities and advice around breathlessness, energy levels and general well-being, for example low mood and anxiety.

    Julie our Assistant Practitioner

    Julie will be your regular friendly go to person, who will encourage and support you on your journey, helping you to improve your fitness and monitor you and your breathing control during the programme.

    Andy our Exercise Professional

    Andy will be your regular friendly go to person, who will tailor and adapt the exercises to match your health, levels of fitness and individual needs.  He will also encourage and support you on your journey.

    As part of our team we also have specialist nurses who can provide treatment quickly when you have a chest infection/flare up of your lung condition.