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SAVE Your Life

Posted: Friday, June 1
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See how 3 Simple Tests can SAVE your life....

Taken from the Wallstreet Journal in an article by Thomas M. Burton:  "Three simple tests that can potentially save thousands of lives from strokes, aneurysm or other arterial problems are getting a big endorsement today.  The Society for Vascular Surgery is recommending these tests for anyone age 55 or older with "cardiovascular risk factors."

Diagnostic Systems of Georgia  is pleased to offer the SAVE screening exams at our Athens and Rome locations.

The SAVE screening package contains:

  • Stroke/Carotid Artery Screening - detects fatty plaque (blockages) that lead to strokes.
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening - detects and potentially dangerous 'bulges' in the aorta, the body's main artery.
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening - determines if there are any blockages of blood flow in the lower extremities.

SAVE Package (3 exams)

only $149.00

Additionally, we offer:

  • Cardiac Screening - detects calcium deposits (plaque buildup) in the heart.

add Cardiac Screening for $100 (regularly priced at $149)

The Society for Vascular Surgery recommends these tests for anyone age 55 or over with these risk factors:

  • high blood pressure
  • smoking
  • known cardiovascular disease
  • diabetes
  • high cholesterol
  • family history of abdominal aortic aneurysm
  • physicial inactivity

For more information, visit www.vascularweb.org

To make an appointment, call our office 706.316.3662 (Athens) or 706.378.0611 (Rome) or (770)380-8830 (Cartersville) or (229)888-1624 (Albany) and ask for the SAVE Screening package.