Whangaparaoa Medical Centre

16 Wade River Rd, Arkles Bay,
Whangaparaoa 0932,
New Zealand

Cardiovascular Disease

Risk Checks:

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in New Zealand. Every 90 minutes a New Zea lander dies from heart disease.

You have an important role to play in your health and the choices that you make every day can reduce your risk of _heart disease. Some risk factors such as age, gender; ethnicity’and family history cannot be changed while others like cholesterol, high blood pressure, smoking and some lifestyle choices can.

Knowing your risk can assist you in making positive lifestyle changes. We offer free cardiovascular risk assessments to men aged 45- 74 years and women aged 55- 74 years.

We work closely with Heart Foundation and offer CVD Risk Assessments and management.