Heart Health

If you have a diagnosis of, or want to lower your risk of, hypertension, high cholesterol, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, or metabolic syndrome, Dr. Fleming will work with you and your primary care provider to identify modifiable risk factors and develop a comprehensive prevention and management strategy to reduce your risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD). You will be ordered specialized biomarkers of vascular inflammation and oxidative stress that correlate with cardiovascular risk as well as certain imaging studies that identify abnormal pathophysiology early which can transform your level of risk.

Patients will learn:

  • Lifestyle modification

  • Heart healthy foods

  • Stress management

  • Weight management

  • Vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, and other nutritional supplements

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According to the CDC, heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States.

One person dies every 36 seconds in the United States from cardiovascular disease.

About 655,000 Americans die from heart disease each year - that's 1 in every 4 deaths.