The First Step of The Process

The Healthy Business Prevention Program follows a 3 step process as we assess patients to determine their risk for heart disease or stroke.  The program is designed to:

  • Detect arterial disease
  • Identify causes of disease
  • Manage and monitor patient's outcome

Our first step is to detect arterial disease, also known as atherosclerosis.  We use the Carotid IMT, a quick non-invasive test which can be performed in our office or in yours.  The CIMT detects thickening of the arterial wall, a sign of atherosclerosis, which can typically be seen through imaging well before symptoms present themselves.

For a low fixed cost, companies can have us screen their employees to prevent issues before they arise! Companies who take advantage of the Healthy Business Prevention Program benefit from improved productivity and cost-savings for health insurance plans.

To learn more, please visit our website or contact us 

Learn more about the first step of the Bale-Doneen Method

At the Center for Prevention, we believe that preventing heart attacks and stroke BEFORE tragedy strikes is not only possible, but a preferable way to address cardiovascular disease. 

The Bale-Doneen Method follows a 6 step process in assessing and treating patients to prevent heart attack and stroke.  The first step is Education, which is what this message will review in slightly more detail.

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