Heart & Vascular Screenings

Determine your risk of heart disease, stroke and other life-threatening conditions with heart and vascular screenings at Baton Rouge Cardiology Center. You and your doctor will receive a clear picture of your cardiovascular health that empowers you to develop a plan for a healthy lifestyle and care to lower your risk of heart attack and stroke.

Coronary Artery Calcium Score CT Screening

includes:

  • CACS CT
  • Heart-health risk assessment (HRA)

Electrocardiogram (EKG) Screening PLUS Heart-Health Risk Assessment (HRA)

includes:
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Heart-health risk assessment (HRA)

Know Your Numbers Screening PLUS ASCVD Risk

includes:

  • Blood pressure
  • Cholesterol (lipid profile)
  • Blood sugar (glucose)
  • Body mass index (BMI)
  • ASCVD (atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease) risk estimator plus
    (risk calculator only provides lifetime risk estimates for individuals 40 to 59 years of age)

Know Your Numbers

includes:
  • Blood pressure
  • Cholesterol (lipid profile)
  • Blood sugar (glucose)
  • Body mass index (BMI)
  • Heart-health risk assessment (HRA)

Vascular Screenings

include:

  • Carotid artery ultrasound for carotid artery disease
  • Abdominal aorta ultrasound for abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA)
  • Ankle-brachial index (ABI) test for peripheral arterial disease (PAD)
  • Heart-health risk assessment (HRA)

Varicose Vein and Spider Vein Screening

Each screening includes recommendations provided by a board-certified cardiologist.  In addition, you’ll also benefit from a heart-health risk assessment and education provided by our cardiovascular team, including an introduction to tobacco cessation, as needed, a diet and nutrition counseling.

Give the Gift of Health
Give someone you love the gift of health by purchasing a gift certificate. To purchase gift certificates, call (225) 214-7730.

Request a Screening Appointment

Request a screening appointment by completing this form. Once you click “Submit,” one of our appointment schedulers will respond to your request within one business day. We’ll help you choose the best screening for your specific situation and schedule your appointment date and time.