Heart attack and stroke are two leading causes of death worldwide, and high cholesterol is a significant risk factor for both. With approximately one in three Americans suffering from a cholesterol disorder, staying informed about your cholesterol levels and taking control of your heart health is more important than ever.
Unfortunately, many patients are unaware of their cholesterol disorders. The ones that do may also need to learn how to manage these disorders effectively. Enter the lipidologist – a physician with advanced training in cholesterol disorder management and cardiovascular risk assessment. Learn more in this blog.
Why Consult a Lipidologist?
A lipidologist is a physician who specializes in cholesterol disorders and cardiovascular risk assessment. They have advanced training and expertise in managing lipid disorders, such as high cholesterol, to help patients minimize the risk of heart attack and stroke. A lipidologist can provide specialized testing, like advanced lipid profiling, to assess your risk and tailor a personalized treatment plan.
Advanced Cholesterol Testing and Treatment Options
Unlike traditional cholesterol testing, an advanced lipid profile performed by a lipidologist provides a more comprehensive analysis of your cholesterol levels. This testing can identify specific risk factors and give a clearer picture of your cardiovascular health.
Lipidologists are also knowledgeable about pharmacological treatments for high cholesterol and advanced testing. They can explain these medications’ benefits, risks, and side effects, helping you make informed decisions about your treatment.
Meet Dr. Rabito: Our Cholesterol Specialist in NYC
Dr. Rabito is a board-certified lipidologist with additional certifications in endocrinology and nutrition. He combines these three areas of expertise to offer a comprehensive approach to managing lipid disorders. Dr. Rabito employs nutritional counseling, hormonal rebalancing, and pharmacologic treatments to help patients achieve optimal cholesterol levels and cardiovascular health.
Book an Appointment with Our Cholesterol Specialist in NYC
Don’t let high cholesterol put your health at risk. Our NYC cholesterol specialist, Dr. Rabito, can help you manage your cholesterol levels if you are predisposed to high cholesterol. He can provide you with the expertise and personalized care necessary to manage your cholesterol effectively and protect your heart health.
Get in touch with our office at 646-835-0402 if you would like more information. Take the first step towards better cardiovascular health and a healthier future.