Heart Disease Prevention Program
OHSU Preventive Cardiology can help you prevent and even reverse heart disease. Our heart disease prevention program includes a comprehensive cardiovascular risk assessment, state-of-the-art diagnostic testing, and a customized program that may recommend exercise, diet changes, stress reduction, and smoking cessation. For appointments, call 503 494-1775.
Meet our preventive cardiology team
Dr. Sergio Fazio is director of OHSU’s Center for Preventive Cardiology and is board certified in Lipidology (cholesterol). Dr. Fazio and his research team have relocated from Vanderbilt University Medical Center, where he was chief of Cardiovascular Disease Prevention.
Treatment options to prevent heart disease
Our program begins with a comprehensive cardiovascular risk assessment and access to state-of-the-art diagnostic tests. Once your risks are identified, a preventive program is developed based on your individual needs. Treatment options can include:
- Blood pressure management
- Lipid (cholesterol) management
- Exercise counseling
- Nutrition services
- Smoking cessation
- Genetic counseling
Heart health information
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