The Wellness Center Earns First Medical Fitness Facility Certification in Georgia

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DeKalb Medical Wellness Center is proud to announce it has become certified through the Medical Fitness Association (www.medicalfitness.org), the leading organization dedicated solely to medically supervised integrated outcomes and accountability based fitness facilities. This certification is a significant step forward in the health delivery for the entire community and is the recognized mark of excellence in the health and wellness industry.

Here are some examples of programs your patients could benefit from:

  • Exercise is Medicine – “Heart Strong” is geared towards patients in post cardiac or pulmonary rehabilitation. Referral pads are available for physicians.
  • Stronger than Yesterday Group Training – 12 week exercise weight loss program.
  • Return to Wellness – designed for cancer survivors and patients in need of post physical and occupational therapy.

“As a certified community fitness center and health partner, we will continue to push the envelope and offer programs that enhance the health and wellness of our members,” said Dr. Sara Shuler, Wellness Center Medical Director.

For more information about these or other medically supervised programs, contact Robert Chapman at 404-501-7652 or via email at robert.chapman@dekalbmedical.org.

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