Welcome to Dr. Prasad's Practice,
Delaware Cardiovascular Associates
According to the American Heart Association, coronary heart disease (CHD) is the leading cause of death in the United States; and, in adults, heart attacks cause 1 out of every 5 deaths.
According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) more than 1.2 million heart attacks occur each year in the United States and about 460,000 of these are fatal. Approximately 300,000 people die annually from heart attacks before they can receive medical treatment.
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), coronary heart disease accounts for about 17 million (approximately 30%) deaths annually throughout the world. It is estimated that by the year 2010, heart disease will be the leading cause of death in the world.
Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women in the United States, claiming over 349,000 women each year. Raising awareness and improving treatment and screening can save many lives.
Areas of Specialty:
To schedule an appointment:
Bayview Medical Center
1539 Savannah Road
Lewes, DE 19958
South Taggart Professional Building
Rt. 1 Coastal Highway
Bethany Beach, DE 19930
Phone: (302) 537-7676
Fax: (302) 537-7652
415 South Dupont Highway
Milford, DE 19963
Phone: (302) 430-7676
Fax: (302) 430-7670