Prevention is the key to staying healthy. Our nurse practitioner performs a comprehensive and noninvasive evaluation to determine your potential risk for heart disease, and teaches you how to decrease your risk. Both virtual and in-person screenings are available. 

Who Can Be Screened?

  • Women and men between the ages of 20 and 79

What Is Included in the Heart Screening?

The screening includes:

  • Your health history
  • Blood work analysis
  • Review of biometrics
  • Pulse assessments including your carotid and peripheral pulses 
  • 10-year and lifetime risk calculation of heart attack or stroke, known as your atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, or ASCVD, risk
  • Cardiology referrals when necessary
  • Diet & lifestyle recommendations and education

What is Required to Complete Your Screening? 

The following lab work is required to complete your heart risk assessment:

  • Lipid panel
  • CMP
  • Vitamin D
  • HbA1c

Prior lab work can be used if it is not more than 12 months old from the date of your actual appointment. If needed, a prescription for new lab work can be provided (this is the financial responsibility of the patient).

Next Steps After the Screening

  • Based on the results of your screening, we will develop with you an individual action plan with specific goals for modifying your lifestyle as needed.
  • If additional care is needed, we will refer you to a cardiologist for treatment and follow-up.

Request a Heart Screening Appointment

To make an appointment, call 201-447-8535. You'll be asked to answer a few questions over the phone before we schedule you for your screening.

Or, simply out the form below, and we'll contact you to schedule your screening.

Address
Gender
How Did You Hear About Us?