High Cholesterol: When It’s All in the Family
“Dr. Subramanian, am I going to die of a heart attack before age 30?” Audrey Aspen had been recently diagnosed with an inherited condition that causes high levels of LDL (bad) cholesterol, and the information she found on the internet framed it as life-threatening. She found answers and support at the only dedicated Lipid Clinic serving Central Minnesota.

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A Second Opinion on Below the Knee Amputation
Within hours, David Pollmann went from thinking he simply had a small, stubborn sore on his right toe to learning his toe, or more, would need to be amputated due to a blood infection. Thankfully, Vascular Surgeon Christopher Leville, MD, and the vascular team at CentraCare stepped in with a second opinion.

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