Heart Scan in Walnut Creek, California (CA)

A heart scan that utilizes computerized tomography that can scan your heart and in just a few minutes it can provide you with information about problems that are going to occur before they happen.

The heart scan can tell if you're at higher risk of a heart attack or other problems long before you have any outward symptoms of disease. A heart scan is able to measure the amount of calcium in the walls of your coronary arteries, this information in combination with your health information, can help your doctor to assess your risk of coronary artery disease.

About Bay Area Heart & Body Scan

HeartScan is a leading service provider of non-invasive preventative and diagnostic services that will help you towards your goal of a healthier life.

HeartScan uses Electron Beam Tomography (EBT or EBCT) technology, a non-invasive diagnostic imaging tool, to screen patients for several leading causes of death. The EBT scanner is an extremely fast, ultra low radiation diagnostic imaging tool that can take cardiac and other images between heartbeats. Special software manipulates these images to give your physician a clear picture of each scanned organ.

EBT is the undisputed gold standard in non-invasive coronary imaging with years of scientific validation in cardiology and radiology literature (many times faster than slower, less-proven, mechanical CT scanners) and is used at many of the major university heart centers worldwide.

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