Please call 800-633-7377 for a personal consultation between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
You can also call the appointment center to schedule, change or cancel an appointment or ask questions.
When you come to the Ministrelli Women's Heart Center, you are evaluated for all of the standard risk factors for heart disease, as well as some unusual risk factors. You are counseled by the professional staff at the Women's Heart Center on how to modify your personal risk factors.
However, there are two factors you cannot change: your age and your family history.
Below is a brief description of the risk factors and how you can modify each one to improve your heart profile.
Your risk also increases if you:
If you would like to see if you have any potential risk factors for heart disease, the Women's Heart Center offers a free risk assessment to any woman in the community. A questionnaire can be picked up at the center or you may call and request that one be mailed to you.