SCHEDULE YOUR FREE HEART SCREENING TODAY
TAKE THE FIRST STEP TOWARD PREVENTING A HEART ATTACK
In addition to checking for high and low blood pressure, our FREE heart screenings consist of performing an EKG and ABI test which will give us a quick view into the health of your heart. The screening will only take about 10 minutes and once completed, you’ll walk away with a plan for treatment and next steps, depending on your results.
An EKG is a test that records the electrical activity of your heart through small electrode patches that a technician attaches to the skin of your chest, arms, and legs.
An ankle-brachial index (ABI) test is a simple way for a doctor to check how well your blood is flowing. This test checks for peripheral artery disease, or PAD. This means you have blockages in the arteries of your arms and legs.
Why Early Detection is Key
- Heart disease is the #1 killer of men in the United States
- 50% of Men who dies of heart attacks had no previous symptoms
- A heart attack occurs every 20 seconds and a person in the United States dies due to a heart attack every 60 seconds
Common Symptoms of Heart Disease
Heart disease symptoms vary depending on what type of heart disease you have but below are the most common symptoms experienced before a heart attack.
- Fluttering in your chest
- Chest pain or discomfort
- Shortness of breath
- Pain, numbness, weakness or coldness in your legs or arms if the blood vessels in those parts of your body are narrowed