Your best heart health

When it comes to heart disease, knowing your risk factors is essential to good heart health. Whether you have a family history of heart disease or are at a higher risk, a cardiologist will help you manage your risk factors and start treatment, if needed.

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States. In fact, heart disease causes 1 in every 4 deaths each year.

The good news: Heart disease can be managed by making healthier lifestyle choices and working with your doctor to manage medical conditions, such as high cholesterol, high blood pressure and diabetes.

Risk factors for heart disease

If you have any of these risk factors, it’s especially important to see a cardiologist to keep your heart healthy:

  • A family history of heart disease
  • Diabetes
  • High blood pressure
  • High cholesterol
  • Smoker
  • Obesity

Heart disease symptoms

Signs and symptoms vary by type of heart disease, but if you have any of these symptoms, seek medical attention right away:

  • Chest pain/discomfort
  • Dizziness
  • Fainting
  • Fatigue
  • Palpitations
  • Shortness of breath

If you have any concerns about your heart health, now is the time to visit your doctor. Getting care early may even save your life.

From preventive care to heart surgery, our heart care team’s mission is to keep you healthy and active. We focus on getting and keeping you well, so you can live the life you love.

If you have an advanced heart condition and need heart surgery, our cardiologists (doctors who specialize in treating the heart) offer the latest in advanced heart treatment, including minimally invasive procedures for both diagnosis and treatment. This means you recover quicker and spend less time in the hospital.

And this care is available right in your backyard.