A comprehensive evaluation of the atherosclerosis plaque along with a holistic approach to heart health and prevention of a heart attack is imperative.
Heart disease has killed nearly 700,000 individuals in the U.S in year 2020. This was twice that of Covid 19 in the same year.
Arterial plaque which are made of : fat, cholesterol and other materials lead to form in the arterial wall. These lesions that become dangerous build up over time in the blood vessels supplying the heart ( coronary arteries ) will later on rupture like a blister into that vessel causing a heart attack or Myocardial Infarction which can cause damage to the heart or sudden death.
Research shows the average age for the first heart attack is age 65 for males and 72 for females. However the age of sudden fatal heart attack is age 50.
Astonishingly 70% of patients that suffer a heart attack are considered low risk of by the traditional methods used.
Statistics show that 2-3 of the referrals for invasive evaluations of the heart are not needed and 90% of stress tests come back normal.
The U.S. spends 320 Billion annually for heart attack patients. This is due to increase to 820 billion in 2030.
Cleerly is a revolutionary technique software that measures of atherosclerosis in the blood vessels of the heart. It uses a cutting edge software platform to overlap and elucidate disease in the vessels after a coronary computerized tomography angiography (CCTA) is ordered.
First be evaluated for all cutting edge testing for heart disease at the Center for Antiaging Aesthetic and Rejuvenation Medicine. After the thorough medical evaluation that could take two hours, Dr Smith will order appropriate testing for you which may include Cleerly.
The CCTA will be covered by insurance with appropriate diagnosis coding. The cost of the Cleerly test is : Call for pricing for Cleerly Testing
Please contact our office at: 321-421-7111 for further information.