Heart CT Scan Massapequa NY

Every 60 seconds, someone in America suffers a fatal heart attack. And did you know that 2 out of every 3 people who have a heart attack for the first time show no symptoms. And here is one more statistic for you, one out of every three people who suffer from their first heart attack die.

Local Companies

Martin Heilbraun
(516) 829-0303
29 Barstow Rd
Great Neck, NY
Alberto Fano
(718) 897-3500
6743 Booth St
Flushing, NY
Corey N Ziff
(516) 539-1800
225 Nassau Blvd
West Hempstead, NY
Rajesh Rohatgi
(718) 734-3018
5115 Beach Channel Drive
Far Rockaway, NY
Mansoor Jelveh
(516) 935-8877
875 Old Country Rd # 102
Plainview, NY
James Kugler
(516) 482-0600
560 Northern Blvd
Great Neck, NY
Adrianne Mellos
(718) 670-1234
56-45 Main Street
Flushing, NY
Carl Selig Schreiber
(516) 759-1750
150 Forest Ave
Glen Cove, NY
Mayra Mahadin
(718) 651-6500
3757 91St St # 1
Flushing, NY
Roger Kersten
(516) 795-1500
510 Hicksville Road
Massapequa, NY
Data Provided by:
  

Every 60 seconds, someone in America suffers a fatal heart attack. And did you know that 2 out of every 3 people who have a heart attack for the first time show no symptoms. And here is one more statistic for you, one out of every three people who suffer from their first heart attack die.

The good news is that if you have risks factor for heart disease or even if you don't have any risk factors, you can have a heart CT scan performed to see if your heart is showing any symptoms of heart disease.

Heart disease is caused by a build-up of plaque in your arterial walls that blocks the heart muscles flow of blood. It literally takes years for plaque to build up. Plaques are a combination of cholesterol and fatty acids. It is the calcium deposits that are a by product of this buildup that causes heart attacks. With a heart CT scan, these deposits can be revealed years before any symptoms appear. This means that you can be treated early for heart disease if you have a scan performed.

Who Should Have A Heart Scan

• Men over age 35

• Women over age 45

• If you have a family history of premature heart disease

• Smokers

• Diabetics

• If you have high cholesterol

• If you have high blood pressure

• If you are overweight

Heart CT Scan Procedure

A heart scan takes just five minute and produces forty pictures of your heart between beats. These diagnostic images reveal early calcium plaque build-up that looks like white spots on the walls of the arteries. The greatest news of all is that heart disease is treatable and reversible.

If you would like to have a heart scan done there are numerous medical facilities in your area where a doctor can assist you with a this procedure, schedule your appointment today.

Click here to read more from ScanDirectory.com

Related Articles
- Everything You Need to Know about MRI Scans Massapequa NY
It is extremely important for a person to make sure that their health is the best it can be. This means eating healthy foods, exercising correctly, and getting enough sleep each night. However, sometimes even doing these three things is not enough, which is why a person needs to see their doctor at least once a year.
- How a CT Scan Can Help Injury Victims Massapequa NY
- CT Heart Scan Massapequa NY
- Detecting Heart Disease with CT Angiography Massapequa NY
- EBT Scans Massapequa NY
- EBT Heart Scan Massapequa NY
- CT Angiography and Poor Diet Choices Massapequa NY
- Heart Scans Massapequa NY
- Full Body CT Scan Massapequa NY