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American Heart Month - CTA and Calcium Scoring

As we finish out American Heart Month, we want to remind patients to make healthy lifestyle changes as well as maintain regular checkups. Additionally, patients also have the opportunity to obtain detailed images of their heart and arteries thanks to the latest CT scans - like Calcium Scoring and Cardiac Coronary CT angiography, available here at Medical Arts Radiology.

Medical Arts Radiology on YouTube

As one of Long Island's most respected radiology practices for over 70 years, we’ve worked continuously to serve patients and referring physicians with the latest advances in diagnostic imaging. Visit our YouTube channel for more insight to our facilities, so you can rest assured knowing that Medical Arts Radiology is the right place, no bones about it.

How to Have a Healthy Heart

One of the reasons cardiovascular disease is so dangerous - it can develop silently. That’s what makes identifying and treating the risk factors such a crucial first step towards heart health. Heart health isn’t a one-size-fits-all circumstance, every patient is different and different lifestyle modifications need to be made. However, there are some practical life-saving suggestions that anyone can start doing for better heart health:

Medicare to Cover Lung Cancer CT Screening

As of February 5th, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services issued a final national coverage determination granting certain Medicare beneficiaries coverage for lung cancer screening with low-dose CT scans.

Cold Weather and Heart Health

February is American Heart Month, a time where we encourage all to learn about your risks for heart disease and stroke and stay “heart healthy” for yourself and your loved ones. Research shows that 53% of heart attacks occur in the winter months, so it’s important to take some precautions to protect your hear this season: