Procedures & Tests
Screening for heart disease involves a medical examination, which includes collecting your medical history, a physical examination, blood work and appropriate non-invasive diagnostic testing for heart disease.
Following your examination and testing, we will meet and discuss the management of your personal risk factor profile. We will be working together with your primary care physician to develop a plan to maximize cardiovascular disease prevention for you. This service is often billable under your regular health insurance plan. Coverage depends on your individual contract. Check with your insurance carrier to confirm your benefits.
At the Ministrelli Women's Heart Center, our goal is to:
- Educate women about the prevalence of heart disease and its associated risk factors
- Identify women at risk for heart disease
- Work together with each woman to help improve her cardiac risk factor profile
To be able to achieve these goals, we also provide the following diagnostic tests and services: