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Coronary Calcium Scan

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. At Atlantic Cardiovascular, we live by it. Introducing our game-changing coronary calcium heart scan – your key to heart health. Our scan is more than just a check-up; it’s a guide to help you make smart choices for a heartier life. Let’s walk hand in hand towards a healthier heart, where taking care meets simplicity.

Coronary Artery Calcium Scan - Care for Your Heart Before It's Too Late

A heart is no less than a treasure. So why take the risk of waiting for it to fall apart before taking care? For those who are not at high risk for heart disease, a heart scan coronary calcium scan is a tool that can help identify early signs of atherosclerosis – the build-up of plaque in the arteries – even before symptoms appear.
This non-invasive test uses advanced imaging technology to measure the amount of calcium deposits in your coronary arteries, giving us a clear idea about your risk of developing heart disease.
We take CT scans and CT calcium scans both for our patients. However, a coronary calcium scan is dedicated to detecting the presence and extent of calcified plaque in your arteries. Atherosclerosis is a silent disease that can go unnoticed until it’s too late, but with our advanced technology, we can identify its presence early on and take the necessary precautions to prevent further damage.

Who Should Consider a Coronary Calcium Scan?

It’s an unfortunate truth that heart disease is the leading cause of death worldwide, and it can strike anyone – regardless of age, gender, or lifestyle. If you’re over 40 and have one or more risk factors, such as high blood pressure, high cholesterol, smoking habits, family history of heart disease, or a sedentary lifestyle, a coronary calcium scan is strongly recommended.

Our treatment options are designed to keep your heart healthy and strong, but early detection is key. A coronary calcium scan can effectively determine whether you’re at risk of developing heart disease so that we can work together toward preventing it.

Early Detection

A coronary calcium scan can detect the presence of calcified plaque in your arteries, allowing us to take necessary precautions and prevent heart disease before it progresses.

Reduced Risk

By identifying potential risks early on, we can work towards reducing your chances of developing heart disease by creating a personalized treatment plan tailored to your specific needs.

Effective Monitoring

Regular coronary calcium scans monitor heart health, allowing intervention before it’s too late. We recommend scanning every 5 years for low-risk individuals and yearly for high-risk.
Schedule your coronary calcium scan today and take the first step towards a healthier heart.

What Procedure to Expect During a Coronary Calcium Scan?

At Atlantic Cardiovascular, we prioritize your comfort and safety. Our coronary calcium scan is quick, painless, and non-invasive. We will guide you through the entire process and ensure that you feel at ease. Our experienced technicians use state-of-the-art equipment and techniques to provide accurate results.
During the scan, you will need to lie still on a table while a machine moves around you, taking images of your heart. You may be asked to hold your breath at intervals for a clearer image. The entire process takes about 10-15 minutes and does not require any preparation beforehand.
Without a doubt, a coronary calcium scan is the most effective way to keep your heart in check, and Atlantic Cardiovascular is here to make it accessible and convenient for you.
  • You will get the results of your scan within 24-48 hours, and we will promptly schedule an appointment with our cardiologist to discuss the findings.
  • Our Cardiovascular team is dedicated to providing personalized care and support through every step of your journey toward a healthier heart.
  • Atlantic Cardiovascular approach to heart care is centered around prevention and early detection, so you never have to compromise your health.
  • For your specific needs and concerns, we offer a range of treatment options to keep your heart healthy and strong for years to come.

Coronary Calcium Scan NYC: Management and Prevention

Don’t wait for symptoms to appear; take charge of your heart today. Our cardiologist will carefully review the results of your scan and create a personalized management plan tailored to your specific needs. We offer comprehensive treatment options, including medication, lifestyle modifications, and minimally invasive procedures, all aimed at keeping your heart healthy and strong.

Our team of experts is always available to guide and support you through every step of your treatment, ensuring that you receive the best care possible. With regular coronary calcium scans, we can track any changes and take necessary precautions to prevent heart disease from developing or progressing.

Your heart health is our top priority at Atlantic Cardiovascular. Take the first step towards a healthier life today by scheduling your coronary calcium scan with us.

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