Carotid Artery Disease - Diagnosis & Treatment

How is carotid artery disease treated?

Your doctor will evaluate your condition and discuss with you the treatment options suitable for you. These may include a combination of:

  • Lifestyle changes:
    • Limit alcohol consumption
    • Maintain a healthy diet
    • Maintain control of your blood pressure, diabetes and other heart diseases
    • Quit smoking
    • Take part in regular exercise
  • Medication to reduce the risk of stroke and other heart disease complications, as well as clot-dissolving medications
  • Surgery to unblock the artery and prevent future strokes
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