Matthews Medical Center

Women's heart

Identifying your personal heart risk factors

Protecting your heart starts with knowing if you are at risk for heart disease.

Take the first step and call


Novant Health Matthews Medical Center can screen for heart disease in women with a personalized one-hour comprehensive heart health screening. In that screening, heart specialists at the Novant Health Heart & Vascular Institute, in conjunction with Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center, will work with you to evaluate your personal risk factors, including:

  • Cholesterol
  • Blood sugar
  • Blood pressure
  • Height, weight and body mass index (BMI)
  • Family history and lifestyle