Be Smart - Protect your Heart: How to Prevent Heart Disease

Service: Topics: Organization:
Orange Coast Memorial
Featured speaker:

Robert S. Greenfield, MD

Medical Director Non-Invasive Cardiology & Cardiac Rehabilitation, MemorialCare Heart & Vascular Institute at Orange Coast Memorial
Specialties:
  • Cardiology, Internal Medicine

Dr. Greenfield is a co-founder of California Heart Associates in Orange County, California. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases, and Clinical Lipidology. He received his B.A. from City University of New York, Brooklyn College, and his MD from the State University of New York- Downstate Medical Center. After his Residency and Fellowship, he went on to accept an academic position at UC-Irvine Medical Center as full-time faculty before co-founding California Heart Associates in 1979.

Podcast Summary

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States. Heart disease describes a variety of disorders and conditions that can affect the heart.  The key to preventing heart disease is living a healthy lifestyle, as well as knowledge of your family's medical history.

Medical Director of Non-Invasive Cardiology & Cardiac Rehabilitation at the MemorialCare Heart and Vascular Institute at Orange Coast, Robert Greenfield, MD, shares simple ways to modify your lifestyle and lower your risk of heart disease.