Physicians on the medical staff at Medical City Heart Hospital answer common questions about heart and vascular health.

Is a heart murmer serious in adults?

Bruce Bowers, MD, Interventional Cardiologist at Medical City Dallas, discusses abnormal heart murmurs. Abnormal heart murmurs in adults often indicate some type of underlying heart disease.

When to go to the ER with chest pain

Chest pain can indicate a very serious condition, including a heart attack. Mini DeLashaw, MD, Emergency Medicine physician, discusses when to go to the ER with chest pain.

How to lower blood pressure

Under new guidelines from the American Heart Association, 130 over 80 is now considered high blood pressure. Learn from Todd Spencer, MD, Vascular Surgeon, as he shares 7 tips to lower blood pressure and risk for heart attacks.

What is a heart arrhythmia?

Jodie Hurwitz, MD, Electrophysiologist at Medical City Heart Hospital, discusses the signs and symptoms of a heart arrhythmia.

What is atrial fibrillation?

Jodie Hurwitz, MD, Electrophysiologist at Medical City Heart Hospital, talks about Atrial Fibrillation, or AFib.

What are common heart attack symptoms?

Ricardo Guerra, MD, Interventional Cardiologist at Medical City Heart Hospital, discusses common heart attack symptoms in adults.

How can I lower my cholesterol levels?

John Tan, MD, a cardiologist at Medical City Heart Hospital, discusses how healthy lifestyle changes can protect against heart disease as well as decrease risk for many other chronic conditions.