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Alertive Healthcare Medical Group

Heart Disease

Integrated Healthcare Practice, Acute Primary Care, Women's Health & General Surgery located in Downtown Riverside, CA

Heart Disease services offered in Riverside, CA

At Alertive Healthcare Medical Group, we are dedicated to providing comprehensive care for heart disease, a range of conditions that affect the heart. Our experienced healthcare professionals offer personalized treatment and support to help you manage and improve your heart health.

Heart Disease Q&A

What is heart disease?

Heart disease refers to a variety of conditions that affect the heart, including coronary artery disease, heart rhythm problems (arrhythmias), and heart defects present at birth (congenital heart defects). These conditions can lead to various symptoms and complications, impacting the overall function of the heart

What groups of people are affected by heart disease?

Heart disease can affect individuals of all ages, genders, and ethnicities. However, certain factors such as age, family history, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, smoking, diabetes, and an unhealthy lifestyle can increase the risk of developing heart disease

What are the common symptoms of Heart disease?

The common symptoms of heart disease may include chest pain or discomfort, shortness of breath, fatigue, swelling in the legs, ankles, or feet, and irregular heartbeats. However, symptoms can vary depending on the specific type of heart disease

How is Heart disease diagnosed and treated?

Heart disease is diagnosed through a combination of medical history review, physical examination, and various tests such as electrocardiogram (ECG), echocardiogram, stress tests, and cardiac catheterization. Treatment for heart disease may involve lifestyle changes, medications, and in some cases, surgical procedures or other interventions to improve heart function and reduce symptoms.