Peripheral Artery Treatment
Nonsurgical Treatments for Peripheral Artery Disease
Peripheral artery disease occurs when circulation of blood to the extremities is reduced, so that the limbs don’t receive the amount of oxygen- and nutrient-rich blood they need. As with coronary artery disease, peripheral artery disease is primarily due to the buildup of plaque that causes the arteries to harden and clog. It is a very common condition.
At Cardiac & Vascular Care in San Jose, California, our cardiologists offer nonsurgical options to treat peripheral artery disease and manage complications such as elevated blood pressure and blood clots. Treatment may include:
If our doctors feel that you need a surgical procedure, such as arterial bypass surgery, we will promptly refer you to a heart surgeon for evaluation. Call us today at (408) 295-2257 to schedule a visit with one of our highly qualified cardiologists experienced in treating peripheral artery disease or you can use our online form to request an appointment.