ST. LOUIS – September is peripheral artery disease or PAD.
PAD is the narrowing of arteries that carry blood away from the heart. Plaque buildup is the leading cause of PAD and it affects the legs and feet the most. If you have been diagnosed with peripheral artery disease, visit Modern Vascular. They have highly specialized interventional radiologists, cardiologists, and vascular surgeons. Its mission is to eliminate unnecessary amputations by focusing on patient education, behavior modification, and at-home medical management. Allow them to come up with a workable and effective treatment plan today.