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​​​Heart Conditions Treated

Heart disease is the number one cause of death in this country. But it is also one of the most preventable. The choices you make every day – what to eat, how you respond to stress, whether or not to get up off the couch and exercise – affect how much you’re at risk. Click on a condition below to learn more.



A​ortic Valve Disease

Aortic Valve Disease entails damage to, and dysfun​ction of, the aortic valve, one of the four valves in the heart.​

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Tricuspid Valve D​isease

Tricuspid Valve Disease can occur when the heart valve between the right atrium and the right ventricle, which normally has three flaps or cusps, becomes narrowed.

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Mitral Valve Disease

In mitral valve disease, the valve between the left heart chambers (left atrium and left ventricle) doesn’t work properly.

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Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm

An aneurysm is an abnormal widening or ballooning of a portion of an artery due to weakness in the wall of the blood vessel.

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Aortic Dissection

Aortic dissection is a potentially life-threatening condition in which there is bleeding into and along the wall of the aorta, the major artery carrying blood out of the heart.

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Angina

Angina is a type of chest discomfort due to poor blood flow through the blood vessels (coronary vessels) of the heart muscle (myocardium).

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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

An abdominal aortic aneurysm is when the large blood vessel that supplies blood to the abdomen, pelvis, and legs becomes abnormally large or balloons outward.

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Atherosclerosis

Atherosclerosis is a condition in which fatty material collects along the walls of arteries. This fatty material thickens, hardens (forms calcium deposits), and may eventually block the arteries.

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Arrythmias

An arrhythmia is a disorder of the heart rate (pulse) or heart rhythm, such as beating too fast (tachycardia), too slow (bradycardia), or irregularly.

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Congenital Heart Disease

Congenital heart disease refers to a problem with the heart’s structure and function due to abnormal heart development before birth.

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Carotid Artery Disease

The carotid arteries provide the main blood supply to the brain. There carotid arteries are located on each side of your neck under the jawline.

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Heart Failure

TextHeart failure, also called congestive heart failure, is a condition in which the heart can no longer pump enough blood to the rest of the body.

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Heart Attack

A heart attack is when blood vessels that supply blood to the heart are blocked, preventing enough oxygen from getting to the heart.

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Pericarditis

Pericarditis is a condition in which the sac-like covering around the heart (pericardium) becomes inflamed.

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