Heart CT Scan West Babylon 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

Richard Schwartz
(516) 877-2626
80 East Jerricho Turnpike
Mineola, NY
Robert Marlow
(516) 520-2264
4295 Hempstead Turnpike
Bethpage, NY
Jyoti Ganguly
(631) 979-8880
496 Smithtown Byp # 101
Smithtown, NY
Mitchell Saunders
(631) 689-7700
2500-1 Nesconset Hwy
Stony Brook, NY
Jay Norris
(631) 587-0576
735 Montauk Hwy
West Islip, NY
Steven James Evans
(516) 616-5902
1300 Union Tpke.Suite 305A
New Hyde Park, NY
Aasha Gopal
(516) 705-3932
100 Port Washington Blvd
Roslyn, NY
Guillermo Roman
(631) 242-6166
1630 Deer Park Ave
Deer Park, NY
Louis Merriam
(631) 444-7298
101 Nicolls Road HSC/T19-090
Stony Brook, NY
Raymond Levine
(516) 364-5400
175 Jericho Tpke # 200
Syosset, 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
- Full Body CT Scan West Babylon NY
Does cyberspace intrigue you? Does modern technology and all of the advances in medicine interest you? If so, then you may also be interested to know that a full body CT scan can provide you and your doctors with information about your health even years before it occurs.
- EBT Heart Scan West Babylon NY
- CT Heart Scan West Babylon NY
- How a CT Scan Can Help Injury Victims West Babylon NY
- Detecting Heart Disease with CT Angiography West Babylon NY
- Everything You Need to Know about MRI Scans West Babylon NY
- CT Angiography and Poor Diet Choices West Babylon NY
- Heart Scans West Babylon NY
- EBT Scans West Babylon NY