Heart Health

Adding Life To Your Life

The doctor-patient relationship plays a critical role in your medical treatment. It can influence everything from the frequency of your doctor visits to your overall wellness.

We talked to Dr. Nitza Alvarez at the Tri County Heart Institute to find out about her approach to adding life to your life and care for her patients. 

Also, Walk With A Doc has been on hold for a couple of months while the community adjusts to the COVID pandemic. But follow Tri County Heart Institute’s Facebook page for the most current information.  Once they resume, you can join Dr. Alvarez the second Saturday of the month for Walk With a Doc. Participants will enjoy a brief presentation on an important health topic followed by a “walk-at-your-own-pace” lead by Dr. Alvarez.

Blood Pressure Explained

We hear so much about our blood pressure and how important it is to keep it within a healthy range, but why is blood pressure so important to our bodies?

We talked to Dr. Nitza Alvarez at the Tri-County Heart Institute about the relationship between your blood pressure and your cardio-vascular health.

Also, Walk With A Doc has been on hold for a couple of months while the community adjusts to the COVID pandemic. But follow Tri County Heart Institute’s Facebook page for the most current information.  Once they resume, you can join Dr. Alvarez the second Saturday of the month for Walk With a Doc. Participants will enjoy a brief presentation on an important health topic followed by a “walk-at-your-own-pace” lead by Dr. Alvarez.