Saint Clare’s Health Offers Free Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening
Denville, NJ (April 9, 2019) – Saint Clare’s Health announces
that it is offering
free peripheral arterial disease (PAD) screening on May 1 and May 22 from 10
am to noon at Saint Clare’s Denville Hospital in the Vascular Center
located on the first floor at 25 Pocono Road, Denville, New Jersey 07834.
Availabilities are limited and appointments are required. Call 973-983-2309
to make an appointment.
If you need three or more of the risk factors described below you may be
at risk for cardiovascular disease:
- Those over age 50
- Smoker – past or present
- Calf muscle fatigue or pain upon walking short distances
- High cholesterol
- High blood pressure
- Not currently being seen by a physician for cardiovascular disease
Saint Clare’s Denville Hospital will screen for:
- Carotid artery ultrasound
- Abdominal aorta ultrasound
- Leg ultrasound
Results will be immediate and healthcare professionals will be available
to discuss the results and offer lifestyle modifications
that could save your life.