What does a Calcium Score measure?Elevated CT Calcium Scoring

A CT cardiac calcium scoring exam detects and measures the buildup of calcium and plaque inside the arteries of the heart.

What does a Calcium Score indicate?

Elevated scores may indicate the onset of coronary artery disease.

Who should have a CT Calcium Score?Elevated CT Calcium Scoring

Men ages 45-79 and women ages 55-70, or those with any of the following risk factors.

  • Family history of heart disease
  • History of smoking
  • Diabetes
  • High Cholesterol
  • Overweight
  • High Stress Levels
  • Congestive Heart Failure

The screening exam may not be covered by some health insurance plans. The cost of the exam is $150.00 at the time of service. Cash, checks and all major credit cards are accepted.