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Christ Wellness and Education Center

We've got connections! In partnership with Advocate's Christ Medical Center, Riviera is home to the Christ Wellness and Education Center. As a member of Riviera, you have the extra advantage of medical expertise and education in addition to our outstanding exercise facilities. Some of the vital health evaluations and programs being offered at the Christ Wellness and Education Center are:



Heart Risk Assessment (Complimentary to our New Members) Includes a sub-maximal exercise screening, cholesterol screening (total cholesterol, HDL, LDL and triglycerides), glucose screening for diabetes, blood pressure, and body fat analysis.  A written report will be sent to your home summarizing your results.


Cardiac Rehabilitation A comprehensive program consisting of EKG monitored exercise, health education, and support.  It assists people who are recovering from or experiencing a heart problem return to an active life.  Exercise sessions are carefully supervised by specially trained registered nurses and exercise physiologists with experience in cardiology and advanced life support.


Physical Therapy Licensed therapists from Christ Medical Center provide physical and occupational therapy sessions on-site.  Treatment plans are designed to suit each individual's specific needs, motivations and abilities.


Diet & Nutrition Consultation A registered dietitian works with both individuals and groups to address weight loss and disease management programs.  Healthy cooking classes are also held throughout the year.  Recipes and food samples are given at the classes


Monthly Heart Risk Assessment Results Meeting All members are welcome.  A registered dietitian will discuss healthy eating and its influence on cholesterol.  An exercise physiologist will discuss risk factors of heart disease and how lifestyle modifications can alter them.


Educational Events Regularly scheduled programs and lectures are presented on a variety of health and wellness topics.


For more information, contact the Christ Wellness and Education Center at 708-403-0080. Calendar & Schedules

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Riviera Country Club and Sports Center
8801 West 143rd Street � Orland Park, Illinois 60462