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How P.A.D Affects Your Health and How We Can Help

If you have Peripheral Artery Disease, you likely suffer from a variety of symptoms that affect your everyday health. USA Vascular Centers can help alleviate your symptoms with non-surgical treatment.

You may notice painful cramping or tiredness in your legs while walking. If you have a wound, it may not heal properly or may be slow […]

September 7th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Are Your Genes Responsible For Peripheral Artery Disease (P.A.D)?

A Duke University Medical Center study, funded by the National Institute of Health (NIH) discovered that a tiny handful of genes appear to be important clues to understanding why some patients with Peripheral Artery Disease face high rates of amputation and early death while others are spared those consequences.

Dr. Anex, director of medicine at Duke, […]

Peripheral Artery Disease Escalating Worldwide

According to an article published in USA Today more people around the world have Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD): a serious vascular disease caused by the narrowing of arteries. One of the most classic symptoms of PAD is leg pain during exercise which stops at rest. People with Peripheral Artery Disease are at a higher risk […]

June 22nd, 2017|Tags: , , |

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: , , |

Former American Football Coach Talks About PAD!

John Earl Madden is a former American football coach and broadcaster for the National Football League. He is the well known former NFL football, head coach who led the Oakland Raiders to victory in Super Bowl XI, has authored several best-selling books, and has received 13 Emmy Awards over 21 seasons as a popular TV […]

Peripheral Artery Disease Isn’t Just a Sign of Aging

According to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention approximately 8.5 million people in the United States have PAD, including 12-20% of individuals older than age 60. Unfortunately general population awareness of PAD in the US is estimated at 25%.

The classic symptom of PAD is pain in the legs with exertion such as walking which is […]

April 3rd, 2017|Tags: , , , |

Living With Peripheral Artery Disease

Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)., develops when your arteries become clogged with plaque-fatty deposits that limit blood flow to your legs. According to the US Department of Health and Human Services, one in every 20 Americans over the age of 50 has PAD., a condition that raises the risk for heart attack and stroke. Plaque buildup […]

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