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Lipid Clinic

The Lipid Clinic at Parkview Heart Institute is here to provide care to those patients with abnormal blood cholesterol levels.

The Lipid Clinic provides:

What is cholesterol?

Cholesterol is a substance that is found in the blood. Everyone has some cholesterol in their blood. Your liver makes cholesterol for your body. You also can get it from the foods you eat. Meat, fish, eggs, butter, cheese and milk all have cholesterol in them.

Small amounts are needed for good health. However, people with high blood levels of cholesterol have increased risk of heart attacks, strokes, and other health problems. The higher your cholesterol, the higher your risk of these problems.

Total blood cholesterol includes:

Lipid Clinic appointments and referrals

Find information for patients and medical professionals about how to be referred and what to expect as a new patient.

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Meet Our Team

Lawrence Gering, MD

Andrew Olson, DO

Charles Presti, MD

Dustin Thomas, MD

Alexander Urban, MD

Jill Diedring, NP