Dr. Malone- Talks about PAD
Center for Vascular Medicine Dr. Malone Talks about PADDr. Michael Malone is one of Center for Vascular Medicines highly trained surgeons. Dr. Malone complements CVM with a wide breadth of significant surgical knowledge and experience from numerous academic and hospital appointments. His work has been published in several vascular surgery journals and textbooks. In this episode of "Let's Talk Live," Dr. Malone discusses the risk factors for PAD.
Who is at risk for PAD?People at higher risk for coronary artery disease are also at risk for developing the Peripheral Arterial Disease. The Center for Vascular Medicine will test for both coronary artery disease and PAD to help patients find comprehensive care.
- Elevated blood sugar levels (diabetes)
- Elevated cholesterol