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.