Heart Hospital of Austin offers to the community a Young Athlete Screening program for youth ages 14 to 18, at no cost. The event screens for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, a serious heart condition that affects one in 500 student athletes every year, often without warning.
Young Athlete Screening
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is a serious heart condition that affects 1 in 500 student athletes every year, often without any warning. That’s why Heart Hospital of Austin offers free heart screenings for athletes ages 14-18.
The next Young Athlete Heart Screening will take place on:
Saturday, August 15, 2015
PLEASE CALL 512.478.3627
Each screening is reviewed by a cardiologist and is provided at no cost (over $700 value). For more information, call Heart Hospital of Austin at 512-478-3627. Upon arrival, each student must have a questionnaire completed by a parent or guardian.