PAD – Peripheral Arterial Disease

Occurs when a fatty build up of plaque narrows down the arteries causing an obstruction to the blood flow.

Dr. Mehta, Dr. Segrest, and Dr. Balmuri are Board-Certified in Interventional Cardiovascular Disease.

They all specialize in the treatment of:

  • Peripheral Arterial Disease
  • Coronary Arterial Disease
  • Carotid Arterial Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Hypertension
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Interventional Cardiac Procedures
  • Preventative Cardiology

At Heart South Cardiovascular Group, we take a personal approach when it comes to treating patients. Our Board-Certified Cardiologists are skilled in the evaluation, diagnosis, and care of all medical conditions associated with managing heart-related problems.

PAD

Peripheral artery disease or peripheral vascular disease most commonly effects the arteries in the legs but can effect the arteries in the neck, arms, intestine, and kidneys.

Are You At Risk for PAD?

  • Over 50 years of age
  • Current or former smoker
  • High blood pressure
  • High cholesterol
  • Diabetes
  • History of heart disease or stroke
  • Inactive lifestyle

PAD Symptoms

  • Leg pain with activities
  • Tiredness or cramping leg muscles
  • Poor hair growth
  • Skin discoloring
  • Wounds difficult to heal

Heart South provides non-invasive testing to diagnose PAD. Under the care of one of our doctors, they can diagnose, conservatively treat, and perform procedures that can give their patients life changing outcomes!

Right Doctors – Right Diagnosis – Right Now