About Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)

Learning all you can about your condition is an important step in your journey. It may help you make sense of what’s happening in your body, guide your approach to treatment, and inform the health decisions you make next. Start with some of the content below.

What Is PAD?

Understand what PAD is, why it occurs, and what it means for your health.

PAD Risk Factors

Understand the risk factors that contribute to the development and progression of PAD.

PAD Symptoms & Tests

Get familiar with the symptoms of PAD and what tests healthcare professionals may use to diagnose you.

PAD Treatment Options

Learn how PAD is treated—from prescription medicines to surgical procedures.