About 45% of the adult population in the U.S. has diagnosed hypertension or high blood pressure, but many patients are asymptomatic and their hypertension or high blood pressure can go undiagnosed for far too long. In this &SLEEP episode, Dr. Patel explains the clear correlation between hypertension and sleep apnea and discusses the detrimental cycle between the two if sleep apnea is left untreated.
Dr. Vinod Patel is honored to serve the medical needs of New York with a focus on Cardiovascular disease, Interventional Cardiology, and Cardiology Imaging. He holds patents for medical devices he has developed and co-authored over 25 pieces of published research. Dr. Patel is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Nuclear Medicine, Echocardiogram, Endo vascular intervention and Interventional Cardiology.
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