This non-invasive exam CT exam may also be called a Heart Scan, a Coronary Calcium Scan, or a Calcium Score. A coronary calcium scan uses computerized tomography (CT) imaging to take pictures of your heart’s arteries to look at how much calcium is in your coronary arteries. Calcium deposits can narrow the arteries and increase the risk of a heart attack or stroke. A calcium score test can help your healthcare provider determine if you are at risk for heart disease guide treatment decisions.
To schedule your Coronary Calcium Score appointment call 860-969-6400.