The focal point of the program is an early-detection screening with specific emphasis on prevention, risk assessment, lifestyle management, and raising awareness.
The screening will include evaluation of the following:
Cost: $100/patient (not covered by insurance)
A full range of treatment options for those diagnosed with heart disease will also be offered.
If a patient is determined to have a low risk of heart disease, we will recommend a diet and exercise routine along with follow up to a Primary Care provider.
If a patient is determined to be at a higher risk of heart disease, we will recommend one or all of the following with a referral to a cardiologist:
“Wait, wait, you get an hour with an actual doctor or nurse practitioner?”
The team from the Women’s Heart Center recently appeared on a segment of Your Carolina where they discussed why the center was started and what women can expect during a visit.