Understanding Heart Health

  • older couple outdoorsHeart disease is the No. 1 killer of men and women in the United States. At the Heart & Vascular Institute at Memorial University Medical Center, we're fighting back. We're bringing education, technology, and world-class cardiovascular medicine to southeast Georgia and southern South Carolina. We invite you to learn more about heart and vascular diseases by exploring the links below. 

    The American Heart Association offers an online assessment to determine your risk of having a heart attack in the next 10 yearsTake the assessment.  

    The health and disease information on this website is only meant to be a guide. Under no circumstances should it replace the advice of your physician or any member of your healthcare team. If you have questions or concerns about your health, contact your physician.