Blood Pressure

Overlook Medical Center recently became the first hospital in the tri-state area and one of only five in the United States to implant the HUMACYL® Human Acellular Vessel (HAV) – a bioengineered blood vessel – into the leg of a patient being treated for peripheral arterial disease (PAD). Traditional techniques use a patient’s own vein as an artery to bypass a blockage in the leg, but if that vein is not adequate, it’s substituted with a plastic graft. Synthetic vessels can become obstructed over time or cause infections, which makes an organic alternative promising news for PAD patients. Read more >

Blood Pressure Programs and Screenings

Education and prevention can keep you and your loved ones healthy. We invite you to take advantage of the programs, support groups and screenings available. Adults 65 and older who are looking to stay well with age may benefit from events labeled “New Vitality.”

Chambers Center by PALM Health
Our state-of-the-art, personalized medicine clinic and wellness club offers a comprehensive range of medical, preventive care, mental health, fitness, nutrition, spa and therapeutic services designed to improve overall well-being. Learn more >

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