All You Need to Know About Chest Pains

Chest Pain

Research shows that chest pains are one of the primary reasons why most individuals above fifteen years of age end up visiting the emergency room each year. If you are battling chest pain, ignoring the symptoms can be fatal in the long run. For efficient Bakersfield chest pain care, contact board-certified cardiologist Vinod Kumar MD, FACC of Heart Vascular & Leg Center for precise diagnosis and effective treatment.

What is Chest Pain?

Angina, or chest pain, refers to all types of pain or discomfort in your chest when your heart fails to receive enough oxygenated blood. It often feels like a squeezing tightness that can spread to your shoulders, neck, back, arm, or jaw.

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