disease is the leading killer of men and women in the United
States. It kills more women than all cancers combined.
New York women have the second highest cardiovascular mortality
in the country. First generation immigrant New York men
have the highest national male cardiovascular mortality
according to the CDC.
Women are at times referred for cardiac procedures at a
lower rate than men.
one of a handful of highly trained female interventional
cardiologists in the United States, Dr. Perry-Böttinger
seeks to eliminate healthcare disparities and provide excellent
cardiac care for all.
Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty
Vascular brachytheraphy with Novoste beta-radiation