Should You Get A Heart Calcium Scan?
If you are at least 40 years wise and have any of the risks below, you may benefit from a scan
High blood pressure.
Taking medication for high blood pressure.
Taking medication for high cholesterol.
Male relative who had a heart attack under 55 years of age.
Female relative who had a heart attack under 65 years of age.
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
Women 40 years and wiser with current or prior PCOS
Women 40 years and wiser with a history of gestational diabetes
Gestational high blood pressure
Women 40 years and wiser with a history of gestational hypertension
Simple steps to obtain your CAC scan.
Los Angeles Area Heart Calcium Scan.
Dr Matt Budoff's heart center at LA BioMed
Q & A
Can I get a refund or return my purchase?
Yes, if you do not qualify for the scan. We will then refund your full purchase price including taxes.
How do I schedule my CAC scan?
Please call the phone number on your confirmation email to schedule an appointment for your scan. We will soon have electronic scheduling to further simplify the process!
Should I discuss my results with my healthcare provider?
Definitely! In fact, you may want to find a Cardiologist if you don't already have one.