When a patient experiences problems in the veins and arteries, they can consult a vascular surgeon. A vascular surgeon assesses, diagnoses, and treats blood vessel issues. They can prescribe treatment and intervention plans for your recovery, like a diet … Read More
Vascular Services Available at Bloomington Vascular Practice
Your vascular system, commonly called the circulatory system, includes your heart, blood, and blood vessels. This entire structure delivers nutrients and oxygen throughout your body. It’s also responsible for removing waste products from your person.
A vascular physician can help … Read More
Knowing the Signs of Vascular Disorders
Common Heart Rhythm Disorders and Their Treatment
There are many heart rhythm disorders (arrhythmias) that can develop due to congenital, genetic, or lifestyle factors. Heart rhythm disorders cause your heart to beat irregularly. As a result, you may experience dizziness, chest pain, and anxiety, as well as … Read More
How Can Cardiovascular Disease Affect Me?
Cardiovascular disease is an encompassing term for any condition which involves the heart and its directly connected blood vessels – “cardio” + “vascular.” Usually, this type of disease is associated with fatty deposit buildup inside the arteries. It also increases … Read More
Symptoms of Heart Disease
Heart disease is an umbrella term that covers a myriad of conditions including blood vessel diseases, coronary artery disease, heart rhythm problems and many more. Some other heart conditions that affect the muscle, valves, or rhythm of the heart are … Read More
Clotting is a necessary function for healthy blood; it prevents excess blood from being lost during injury or accident, and it can create bruising, where healing takes place. When it comes to clotting causing problems, most people are aware of … Read More
Is Cardiovascular Disease the Same as Heart Disease?
How do cardiovascular disease and heart disease differ?
Well, “cardiovascular disease” is the large umbrella term for different diseases typically involving narrowed or obstructed blood vessels that can lead to a heart attack or stroke. Thus, cardiovascular disease … Read More