Is walking a pain or is it peripheral artery disease? Gainesville community seminar

When

Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019; 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Where

Hilton University of Florida Conference Center
1714 SW 34 Street
Gainesville, FL 32607

Price

free

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Description

Peripheral artery disease, or PAD, is a narrowing of the arteries to the legs and pelvis as a result of cholesterol build-up. It can be difficult to know if you have PAD. The most common symptoms symptoms include cramping, pain or tiredness in the leg or hip muscles while walking, climbing stairs or exercising. Learn more about risk factors, symptoms and treatments for PAD.

Speaker: Siddharth Wayangankar, M.D.; UF Health Cardiology

Refreshments provided and registration is required. Please call 352.733.0000 if you have questions.

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