How Serious is PAD?
How Serious is PAD?

At the Cardiovascular Labs of America, one of the most common diseases we treat is Peripheral Artery Disease. PAD occurs when the arteries in the limbs become constricted by plaque build up, causing symptoms that include feeling cold, muscle pain and ulcers.

Causes of PAD
What are the Causes of PAD?

As previously posted the Top Symptoms of PAD, but what exactly causes the plaque build-up at the root of Peripheral Artery Disease? To answer this, we will examine the types of patients who typically suffer from PAD. If you fall into any of the these categories, you might be at a higher risk.