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When should I talk to my doctor about my heart health?

Dr. Gregory G. Pellizzon, MD
Interventional Cardiologist

Talk to your doctor about your heart health as soon as possible if you are having chest tightness or shortness of breath. If you are being treated for high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, or if you smoke, you are at higher risk for developing or may already have heart disease.

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