Carotid Plaque Assessment and lntima Media Thickness
This is an independent predictor of Heart Attack and Stroke Risk. A measurement of the thickness of the lining of your arteries, where vulnerable “hot” plaque can grow.
Arterial Age Assessment
Determines the relative age of your arteries using the Carotid IMT measurement. We want to make sure your arteries aren’t over the hill before you are.
Advanced Cardiovascular and Inflammation Bloodwork
Unique blood tests to measure vascular inflammation to determine the presence of “hot” plaque, which is vulnerable to fracture, along with measurements of cholesterol particle size and number, searching for underlying genetic issues beyond standard cholesterol that could put you at risk for heart disease, stroke, and dementia.
An ultrasound of the thyroid and adjacent structures in the neck. Searching for structural abnormalities, cysts, nodules and high / low thyroid health.