Did you know that 50 percent of men and 64 percent of women die suddenly from coronary heart disease with no previous symptoms? Fortunately, the Bronson Heart Scan can help detect heart disease before a tragic event occurs.
This quick and painless computer tomography (CT) scan creates detailed pictures of the inside of your body that enable our specialists to detect evidence of heart disease before you have symptoms. Once the scan is completed, our medical team will provide you with a technical, medical and professional interpretation of your Bronson Heart Scan findings. This will determine your level of risk for heart disease. We will then work with you and your doctor to help create your personalized care plan.
Who should have a heart scan
If you are a man (35+) or woman (45+) with any of these risk factors, you may qualify for a Bronson Heart Scan:
- Diabetes (anyone over age 30)
- Family history of heart disease
- High blood pressure
- High cholesterol
- History of smoking
- Over ideal body weight
- Peripheral vascular disease
Scheduling your heart scan
If you are ready to take the next steps to determine your level of risk for heart disease: