Commitment to Care Excellence: Cardiac Care
With the proper care, your heart condition shouldn’t keep you from living the life you love.
Adopt these 4 habits for a healthier heart
Heart disease is the number one cause of death in Americans. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to mitigate the risks.
What Is Cardiomyopathy?
Awareness about hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, which affects one in 500 people and is caused by a genetic mutation, is low, and many people who carry the mutation for it don't know it.
A Less Invasive Alternative to Open-Heart Surgery: TAVR
In 2011, the FDA approved a procedure called transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) for patients with symptomatic aortic stenosis (AS) for whom open-heart surgery would be too dangerous.
Dr. John Golden on His 25 Years at Kaiser Permanente
Cardiac care at Kaiser Permanente involves an individualized approach to a wide range of conditions related to your heart and arteries.
Dr. Pandey on Excellent Cardiac Care Near You
Dr. Nirnimesh Pandey, an interventional radiologist at Kaiser Permanente, explains why having local access to cardiovascular MRIs is a huge advantage when diagnosing and treating heart disease.
Dr. Joseph Lodato on the Latest Cardiac Care Technology
Dr. Lodato explains how he uses cardiac computed tomography to take many detailed pictures of the heart and its blood vessels to evaluate whether members may be at increased risk of a heart attack.
Dr. Thattassery on Preventing Cardiac Disease
Kaiser Permanente’s coordinated approach to blood pressure and lipid management reduces the risk of preventable heart disease and leads to quicker, better diagnoses.