White River Medical Center offers a Heart Healthy CT, a Computed Tomography (CT) scan of coronary arteries to evaluate heart attack risk. The calcium scoring CT is recommended for patients with one or more cardiac risk factors. The procedure is not for patients with cardiac stents or previous heart surgery A referral from a primary care provider is not required. A fee of $49 will be collected at the time of the exam. Results and followup recommendations are provided to the patient at the time of the exam. Call 870-262-3148 to schedule an exam.
Cardiac Risk Factors
A heart healthy CT is recommended for men and women with at least one of the following heart disease risk factors.
- Age 40 and Older
- Family History of Heart Disease
- High Cholesterol
- High Stress Environment
- Inactive Lifestyle