WVU Medicine Health Report: Peripheral Arterial Disease

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Peripheral arterial disease, or PAD, affects the vascular system in the extremities. Usually occurring in the legs, the disease creates blockages that can cause pain, numbness or loss of limbs.

Luke Marone, MD, co-director of the WVU Heart and Vascular Institute, discusses PAD and the type of treatments available.