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What Are the Benefits of Stent Angioplasty?

What is Peripheral Artery Disease?
Peripheral artery disease or PAD is a common circulatory problem in people over the age of 50, which can become serious if left untreated. PAD is caused when extra fats and cholesterol circulating in the blood collect in your artery walls. This can lead to the blood flow being reduced or […]

Life with vs. Life without PAD

October 3rd, 2018|

Ankle-Brachial Index (ABI) Test

Everything You Need to Know About an Ankle-Brachial Index (ABI) Test

You just came out of a doctor’s appointment and you’ve been diagnosed with peripheral artery disease (PAD). Your mind is reeling from all the information you just received about your condition. When you’re first diagnosed, it can be extremely overwhelming with all the information circulating […]

September 10th, 2018|

Life Before and After Stent Angioplasty

For nearly 20 years, Tom has taken the two flights of stairs up to his office as part of his morning ritual. He’d often stop on the first floor to say hello to the receptionist, but if he was in a hurry, he would keep on going. Over the last few weeks, however, the stairs […]

Why Stent Angioplasty Is An Effective Treatment for PAD

Peripheral Artery Disease is caused by the blockage of fatty deposits and calcium in the arteries. According to the National Institute of Health millions of American over the age of 50 are affected by PAD every year. The most common symptom of PAD is cramping, pain or tired ness in the legs or hip muscles […]

May 15th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Patient Treatment Experience

Respect is one of the most important values of our USA Vascular Centers experience. A recent research by National Institute of Health (NIH) confirms, “Patients who perceive they have been treated respectfully may experience improved clinical outcomes and greater satisfaction with their care.”

We understand that along with integrity and compassion, respect for patients, colleagues and […]

April 11th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Peripheral Artery Disease Can Lead To Limb Amputation

Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) is caused by blockage of the arteries going to an extremity. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention approximately 8.5 million people in the United States have PAD, including 12-20% individuals older than age 60. The most common symptom of PAD is pain during exercise or walk which stops […]