Cardiovascular Disease and Treatments

Cardiovascular disease is a serious condition that can be life-threatening without the proper diagnosis and treatment plan. Types and treatment options vary, but may include medications, rehab, interventional procedures, minimally invasive surgery, or a heart transplant. 

What is cardiovascular disease?

Cardiovascular disease is a condition that affects the heart and blood vessels. Types of cardiovascular disease include heart attack, heart failure, hypertension, arrhythmia, and vascular disease. Smoking, high blood pressure, unhealthy diet, lack of exercise, excessive alcohol consumption, diabetes, and obesity can put you at risk for heart disease. Below are common cardiovascular disease treatment options.

Treatments options

Common cardiovascular diagnostic and treatment options include:

There are various AHN locations in western Pennsylvania, convenient for patients in the greater Pennsylvania area, as well as Ohio, West Virginia, Maryland, and western New York seeking the best cardiovascular care.