High cholesterol is a controllable risk factor for heart disease, heart attack, and stroke. If you have high cholesterol and concerns about heart health, experienced cardiovascular specialist Rajiv Agarwal, MD, at Modern Heart and Vascular Institute can evaluate the health and function of your heart using cutting-edge equipment.
Chest pain is a common pain complaint that may develop from a range of causes. However, chest pain should never be ignored, because it may be a symptom of an underlying heart condition. Experienced cardiovascular specialist Rajiv Agarwal, MD, offers advanced diagnostic testing to assess heart health and function and determine the underlying cause of your chest pain.
Nearly 3 million adults in Texas have diabetes, which is considered one of the major risk factors for the development of heart disease. Cardiovascular specialist Rajiv Agarwal, MD takes a preventive approach to heart health and specializes in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart disease in people with diabetes.
Congestive Heart Failure
More than 6 million Americans have congestive heart failure, which is a serious heart condition that affects your heart’s blood-pumping abilities and may cause symptoms, such as shortness of breath, that affect your quality of life.
Peripheral Arterial Disease
Just like the arteries in your heart, your peripheral arteries are also at risk of becoming clogged with plaque. Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) affects up to 12 million adults in the United States. However, most people don’t even realize they have it. Modern Heart and Vascular Institute uses cutting-edge equipment to diagnose PAD and provides the comprehensive care you need to improve arterial health.
Any change in the beat of your heart is referred to as an arrhythmia, whether your beat is too slow, too fast, or erratic. Changes in the rhythm of your heartbeat may be harmless, but may also be a symptom of an underlying cardiac condition.
Coronary Artery Disease
Coronary artery disease is the most common type of heart disease in the United States, affecting more than 20 million adults. The heart condition develops slowly over decades but can lead to serious health complications like a heart attack. Modern Heart and Vascular Institute uses cutting-edge tools and equipment to diagnose coronary artery disease.
High Blood Pressure
Almost half of all adults in the United States have high blood pressure, which is a chronic health condition that increases your risk of having a heart attack or stroke. Cardiovascular specialist Rajiv Agarwal, MD, specializes in the diagnosis and management of high blood pressure, focusing on preventive measures that reduce your risk of serious health complications.