Why Dignity Health
Women are born multi-taskers. Whether it’s work, your kids, your partner or your parents—women are often at the center of it all. Making life happen.
Women are also more likely to ignore the symptoms commonly associated with heart disease. In the U.S., more women die from heart disease than any other cause, including cancer. And, more women than men die each year from heart disease. Dignity Health Medical Group – Sierra Nevada’s team of cardiologists in Grass Valley works with you to treat and prevent heart disease, by addressing specific concerns and warning signs.
Typical warning signs of heart disease include pressure or squeezing in your chest, soreness in one or both arms, or shortness of breath. Along with these symptoms, women may also experience:
If you think you’re at risk for cardiovascular disease, don’t delay. Talk to your primary care physician about your risk or symptoms you may be feeling, then ask for a referral to a Dignity Health Medical Group – Sierra Nevada cardiologist. To schedule an appointment, call (530) 390-6008.