Carotid artery stenosis – our treatment
A narrowing of the carotid artery, known medically as carotid stenosis, is a common cause of serious secondary conditions such as stroke. In order to prevent this, early diagnosis and appropriate treatment of carotid artery stenosis is indicated. Our experts at Schoen Clinic Hamburg Eilbek specialise in the diagnosis of carotid stenosis: By means of a special ultrasound examination (duplex sonography), they can determine whether you have carotid artery stenosis and then recommend a suitable treatment: Sometimes it is sufficient to take drugs; in the case of advanced carotid artery stenosis, surgery may also be necessary to reduce your risk of stroke. Our specialists will advise you in detail and individually regarding which treatment is recommended for your carotid artery stenosis.