There may be more to that “young at heart” saying than we think. According to CDC reports, 75 percent of U.S. adults have a “heart age” that is older than their actual age, meaning they’re at a higher risk of heart attack and stroke. When it comes to heart disease, there are some risk factors you can’t control – but others that you can. Approximately 80 percent of heart disease can be prevented through diet and lifestyle. Begin by taking our free assessment to understand the effect of risk factors on your heart health.
Your heart and vascular system is complex and so are the life-altering conditions that can affect it. When it comes to receiving treatment for your heart, the experts at Novant Health UVA Health System can provide you with the right programs and treatments to help you get healthy and stay active. Ensuring our communities have access to dependable, life-saving heart and vascular care is something we care deeply about and we are here to provide the support, care and attention you and your heart deserve.
We are staffed with experienced doctors that utilize the latest technology to provide advanced, individualized programs and treatments to help your heart keep beating strong. We are more than a healthcare team – we are your partners in living a long, active and healthy life.