TCAR
Frequently Asked
Questions

Carotid Artery Disease

What is Carotid Artery Disease?
How Can You Reduce Your Risk of Carotid Artery Disease?
How Is Carotid Artery Disease Diagnosed?
What are the Risk Factors for Carotid Artery Disease?
What are the Symptoms of Carotid Artery Disease?
When Do I Need Surgery for Carotid Artery Disease?

Choosing a Treatment Option

What are Treatment Options for Patients with Carotid Artery Disease?
How Do Surgeons Decide Which Carotid Procedure to Perform?
How Do Surgeons Weigh Risk & Benefit of Carotid Artery Disease Treatment?
What is Carotid Endarterectomy?

The TCAR Procedure

What is TransCarotid Artery Revascularization?
How Does TCAR Work?
What Happens During the TCAR Procedure?
What Do Patients Think About TCAR?
What Makes TransCarotid Artery Revascularization (TCAR) Different?
Which Patients Benefit Most from TCAR?
How Has TCAR Changed the Treatment of Carotid Artery Disease?