This safe and painless procedure is performed with an ultra-fast CT Scanner that takes multiple pictures of the moving heart. The entire procedure takes only minutes. A special computer program analyzes the images and determines the presence and amount of calcium.
Anyone with two or more of the following risk factors should consider having this test:
• Men over 45
• High blood pressure
• Women over 55
• High stress lifestyle
• Smoker or 2nd hand exposure
• Sedentary lifestyle
• High cholesterol
• Family history of Coronary Artery Disease
Unfortunately, this test is currently not covered by insurance. We are pleased to offer this test at a reduced rate of $95. Payment is due at the time of service. Cash, checks and credit cards are accepted.
Yes. You will need a signed referral from your physician to schedule this exam.
After the exam is reviewed by one of our expert radiologists, the results will be mailed to you and your physician.
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