Coronary artery disease is the number one cause of death in the United States for both women and men. The internet is full of sometimes misleading information regarding the causes, types, prevention, and treatments. Our presenter dispels the myths, defines the terms in understandable language, and outlines the medically accepted prevention and therapeutic treatment strategies available in 2021. At the conclusion, you will have the facts and be able to better communicate with your own physician.

Neal Shadoff, MD, is a retired Duke-trained cardiologist with 38 years of practice experience. He has collaborated on more than 50 medical research trials and has published articles in medical journals and textbooks. The guiding principle of his career was that the secret to best taking care of patients is caring about the individual patient.