In the short videos below, New Zealand cardiologist Jim Stewart, answers your most common questions about getting your heart checked.
Even if you don’t have any symptoms if you are over 65 it is worth getting a doctor to listen to your heart so any potential problems can be identified early.
1 in 8 people over the age of 75 have Aortic Stenosis2. Symptoms can come on very slowly, so you may not notice them for many years.5
Christchurch man, Ross McGregor was diagnosed with Aortic Stenosis and successfully treated. Watch his story below.
Aortic Stenosis is a curable valve disease, and there are different treatment options available, that your doctor will be able to explain.
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