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Cardiac Risk Assessment

Cardiovascular disease refers to a number of conditions related to the heart or blood vessels. These include hypertension (high blood pressure), coronary artery atherosclerosis (build-up of fatty deposits in blood vessels supplying the heart), cerebrovascular atherosclerosis (build up of fatty deposits in blood vessels supplying the brain) and peripheral vascular disease (blockage of large blood vessels in the legs or arms), to name a few.

Such conditions, if not properly treated, may lead to a cardiovascular event such as acute heart failure, myocardial infarction (heart attack), angina (chest pain), thrombosis (abnormal blood clot in a blood vessel) or cerebrovascular accident (stroke). Other factors such as smoking, obesity and family history can contribute to the risk of a cardiovascular event.

We have joined with Boston Heart Diagnostics to provide a Cardiac Risk Assessment. Boston Heart Diagnostics uses proprietary blood tests, available only from them such as the Boston Heart HDL Map, the Cholesterol Balance test, Advanced Risk Markers, Genetic Tests, as well as the metabolism of glucose (sugar) in your body, all of which may affect your heart health. Your Boston Heart Cardiac Risk Assessment results in a personalized treatment plan that is tailored just for you. With a Boston Heart Cardiac Risk Assessment, you have taken an important step toward prevention — and improving your heart health!