Medical Fitness Center at Water’s Edge
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The Medical Fitness Center at Water’s Edge is a place where people
throughout the Columbia River Gorge come to pursue a common goal of more
Different from a traditional fitness center, our center uses a medical-fitness
model that focuses on improving the overall well-being of members.
Our members include fitness enthusiasts who have joined to take advantage
of the beautiful setting, nationally certified trainers and state-of-the-art
equipment as well as many others who use their memberships to:
- Gain knowledge and skills to better manage chronic diseases.
- Participate in health-maintenance and preventive programs and activities.
- Recuperate from injuries or Illnesses
All of our members benefit from a multi-dimensional approach to wellness
that merges traditional fitness concepts with medically supervised activities
and an array of other health services and amenities, including:
- Physical therapy and rehabilitation services.
- State-of-the-art fitness equipment and individualized training.
- Aquatic therapies.
- Group fitness classes
- Sports and exercise testing (body fat, VO2, lactate threshold)
- Nutritional education.
- Health-risk assessments.
As a program of Mid-Columbia Medical Center the medical fitness center
offers members the opportunity to work toward their goals in a medically
supervised environment. Members who need or desire medical supervision
will benefit from an extensively trained staff of health professionals
that is directed by a physician and includes nationally certified fitness
specialists, exercise physiologists, physical therapists, dietitians,
health educators and others.
We invite you to learn more about this unique center by visiting us or
by calling: 541-506-5779.