Dr. David Altszuler Discusses Coronary Artery Calcium Scoring

A coronary calcium score test is a non-invasive test that uses a CT scan to measure the amount of calcified plaque in your coronary arteries. The test measures your “calcium score, which helps your doctor calculate your risk of developing coronary artery disease (CAD)-related events such as a heart attack or a stroke. In the short video below, Dr. Altszuler discusses this test and the benefits it provides to patients.