Apex Heart and Vascular Center (Vein Clinic)

We are seeing patients both virtually (telehealth) and in person.

Diets For Heart Disease and Diabetes

Best Diet for Heart Health, Heart Disease and Diabetes Top NJ Cardiologist: A Vegan Diet is good for heart disease patients  In this article, we will discuss: Is a plant-based diet good for heart disease patients? Do vegans get heart disease? Can plant-based diets reverse clogged arteries? Will a vegan diet reverse heart disease? Do …Continue reading

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Diabetes Complications

The complications of uncontrolled diabetes What other problems can people with diabetes have? What are the complications of diabetes and what complications can diabetes lead to? Hypoglycemia, Ketoacidosis (DKA), Kidney Disease (nephropathy), Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetic Foot Ulcers that lead to lower limb amputation, Heart Disease and Stroke, Nerve disease (diabetic neuropathy), and Eye disease (diabetic retinopathy) …Continue reading

Heart Disease In Women

Signs and Symptoms of heart disease in women Early signs of heart disease in women Are men or women more likely to have heart disease? The answer may surprise you. New Jersey Interventional Cardiologist Dr. Anuj Shah dispels the top 5 heart disease myths American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women was held this month …Continue reading

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Heart Attack Risk Factors

What are the signs and symptoms of a heart attack? Are you at risk of a heart attack?  Believe it or not, there are actually many common risk factors that can lead to a heart attack that many people are not aware of. February is American Heart Month, so we wanted to share some of …Continue reading

Top 10 Trends in Cardiovascular Medicine

Peripheral Vascular Trends in Cardiology What are the emerging trends in healthcare? Dr. Anuj Shah of Apex Heart and Vascular shares his predictions on the future of cardiology.  At the end of every year, I curate a list of the top 5 advances in vascular medicine to keep up with the rapid pace of medical …Continue reading

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Peripheral Vascular Disease

  WHAT IS PERIPHERAL VASCULAR DISEASE (PVD)?   Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD) Definition: PVD stands for Peripheral Vascular Disease. Peripheral vascular disease is commonly seen in patients with diabetes. The cousin of Peripheral Arterial Disease is Peripheral Venous Disease, which is called venous insufficiency. Peripheral vascular disease is when someone has blocked arteries and vein …Continue reading