September 15, 2020Physician Perspectives

Great Information on Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)

This month is Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) Awareness month. Peripheral artery disease is a common circulatory problem in which narrowed arteries reduce blood flow to the limbs, usually the legs. Our partners at RIA Endovascular treat PAD with minimally invasive and highly effective methods that change lives. Here is the full page of information to […]

September 8, 2020Lifestyle

Managing Peripheral Artery Disease

Many people can manage the symptoms of peripheral artery disease (PAD) and stop the progression of the disease through lifestyle changes. Here are some ways to stabilize or improve PAD: Stop smoking. Smoking contributes to constriction and damage of your arteries and is a significant risk factor for the development and worsening of PAD. If […]

September 1, 2020Featured

Peripheral Artery Disease Awareness Month

Peripheral artery disease, or PAD, refers to arterial disease that occurs outside of the heart or brain. In PAD, the arteries that carry oxygenated blood throughout the body become narrowed or even blocked, usually as a result of atherosclerosis, or plaque. PAD most commonly affects the arteries in the legs, but it also can involve […]