Improved Treatments Being Studied to Relieve PAD

Just as artery blockages occur in the heart, artery blockages can obstruct blood flow to the legs. This is called peripheral artery disease (PAD), and it affects as many as 12 million Americans. Cleveland Clinic interventional cardiologist Mehdi Shishehbor, DO, is among a select group of physicians performing new and advanced procedures for preventing extremity … Read More

Chat With a Doctor: Ask the Cardiologist

Register for Online Chat Do you have a question about heart disease? Steven Nissen, MD, Chairman, and Carlos Hubbard, MD, PhD, Cardiologist, both of Robert and Suzanne Tomsich Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, will answer your questions about this topic during a live webchat Monday, Sept. 24, 2012, at noon (ET). Get answers to your health … Read More

Chat With a Doctor: Peripheral Artery Disease

Register for Online Chat Do you have a question about peripheral artery disease? Heather Gornik, MD, Staff Physician, Vascular Medicine, Robert and Suzanne Tomsich Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, will answer your questions about this medical condition during a live webchat Thursday, September 6, 2012, at noon (ET). Get answers to your health questions and concerns. … Read More