Brownsville Heart Risk Assessment
Because the most important heart you have to take care of is your own.
Heart disease is the leading cause of death for women in the United States. But, in most cases, you can decrease your risk. The Heart Risk Assessment can help you take control of your heart health and better understand your chances of developing cardiovascular disease.
Based off of the personal health information provided, the Assessment can help determine whether you are considered high, moderate or low risk when it comes to your heart health.
Upon completion, you will receive the Personal Health Profiler - a detailed report with personalized information about your:
- Heart Age: Comparison of your cardiovascular disease risk against someone without any risk factors to get an idea of your overall heart health
- CVD Risk Estimates: Estimation of your risk of having a heart attack, stroke, blood vessel disease or heart failure over the next 10-30 years
- CVD Risk Factors: The personal characteristics that increase your chances of cardiovascular disease and what can be done to control those you can change
The Heart & Vascular Program at Valley Regional Medical Center
The Heart & Vascular Program at Valley Regional Medical Center provides nationally recognized cardiovascular care to patients in the Rio Grande Valley. Our unparalleled team, innovative technologies and specialized programs focus on preventing, diagnosing, treating and recovering from heart disease. Our staff includes RCIS (Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialists) and board certified registered nurses and are all 100% certified in their cardiac specialty.
Start the conversation: Find a Cardiologist to talk about my heart health (956) 350-7300.