DPA

DPA

Cardiovascular disease is a leading cause of death in the United States. BioLounge believes that preventive medicine is one of the best things you can do for your health, and this is especially true with cardiovascular disease. The earlier you can identify a cardiovascular problem, the earlier medical attention can be given.

Digital Pulsewave Analysis (DPA)

The Digital Pulsewave Analysis (DPA) is a test that provides information about the condition of your arteries. It uses infrared light sent into the fingertip, and gets pulse wave information with the light absorbing characteristic of Hemoglobin.

The procedure is painless, and only takes a few minutes to perform! The date will show your provider the health of your arteries, and can help us determine your risk for developing plaque in your arteries.

Risk factors for cardiovascular disease include:

Smoking

Diabetes

High Blood Pressure

Hyperlipidemia

Endothelial Dysfunction