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In our pursuit of championing cardiovascular health, Bay Area Heart confronts the challenges posed by Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD). This condition emerges from the insidious buildup of fatty deposits within arteries, constricting blood flow to the lower extremities.

Ankle Brachial Index (ABI) is a simple, non-invasive test that compares the blood pressure in your ankles to the blood pressure in your arms. This test is used to diagnose peripheral arterial disease (PAD), a condition in which the arteries in your legs or arms are narrowed or blocked.

When it comes to matters of the heart, technology continues to pave the way for more accurate diagnosis and personalized treatment. One such groundbreaking technology is Cardiac PET CT, a powerful imaging tool that offers unparalleled insights into the functioning of your heart.

A calcium score, also known as a coronary artery calcium (CAC) scan, is a non-invasive test that measures the amount of calcium in the walls of your coronary arteries. The coronary arteries are the blood vessels that supply oxygen-rich blood to your heart muscle.