Heart CT Scan Webster 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

Michael W Fong
(585) 275-4751
601 Elmwood Ave
Rochester, NY
Kenneth H Davidson MD
(585) 426-9278
1445 Portland Ave
Rochester, NY
DUNCAN WORMER, MD
(585) 275-6168
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY
Cheehoon Kim, MD
585-242-9450
30 Hagen Dr Ste 100
Rochester, NY
Cecilia Charity Meagher, MD
601 Elmwood Ave # 631
Rochester, NY
Frederick Ling
(585) 275-4751
601 Elmwood Ave
Rochester, NY
Thomas Jack Watson
(585) 275-1509
601 Elmwood Ave
Rochester, NY
JOSEPH DELEHANTY, MD
(585) 275-4751
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY
WILLIAM HENION, MD
(585) 544-1990
1445 Portland Avenue
Rochester, NY
Thomas Arthur Pearson, MD
585-275-2191
601 Elmwood Ave # 644
Rochester, 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
- Detecting Heart Disease with CT Angiography Webster NY
When a person is diagnosed with heart disease, it can be because of many different factors. The first of these factors might have to do with genetic predispositions. For example, many people, regardless of how diligent they are about their weight and what they eat, get high cholesterol and high blood pressure because they inherited it.
- Everything You Need to Know about MRI Scans Webster NY
- How a CT Scan Can Help Injury Victims Webster NY
- Heart Scans Webster NY
- EBT Scans Webster NY
- EBT Heart Scan Webster NY
- Full Body CT Scan Webster NY
- CT Heart Scan Webster NY
- CT Angiography and Poor Diet Choices Webster NY