Cardiovascular Risk Evaluation and Management

We offer an integrated approach to patient care, including comprehensive risk assessment and treatment for all cardiovascular risk factors. Our clinic focuses on:  

  • Lifestyle interventions
    Medication management
  • Imaging evaluation
  • Treatment of cholesterol abnormalities, cardiometabolic syndrome, statin intolerance, FH, and premature coronary artery disease.
Preventive Cardiology
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305
Phone: 650-723-6459 Getting Here
Maps & Directions
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305
Phone: 650-723-6459 Getting Here

Our Doctors

Care and Treatment

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Is preventive cardiology the Lipid Clinic at Stanford?

Although that was never the official name, some people referred to the Preventive Cardiology Clinic as the Lipid Clinic. There is not a separate Lipid Clinic at Stanford and most patients referred to Stanford for cholesterol problems are seen in the Preventive Cardiology Clinic.

Are your services covered by insurance?

Depending on your insurance coverage, most often the services are covered if you have a medical diagnoses such as abnormal cholesterol or high blood pressure, it is always best to check with your insurance company first.

What are some alternative therapies?

Lifestyle interventions are the cornerstone of our therapeutic approach. You may also be eligible for ongoing research studies at the Stanford Prevention Research Center (SPRC).

Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

For Patients

If you need to reschedule your appointment, please call us at least one week prior to your visit.


  • If you are having lab work done before your appointment, fast for 12 hours (no food or drink except water) prior to your blood draw.
  • Complete and return the food frequency questionnaire 7-10 days before your visit. Our dietitian will have a full analysis ready at your visit.
  • Bring your completed cardiovascular clinic patient questionnaire
  • Bring results of any requested laboratory tests.
  • Mail or bring any medical or personal records related to previous hospitalizations, cardiovascular risk factor values and/or treatment.
    Plan on being at the clinic for one to two hours.


  • To reorder a prescription, have your pharmacy call 650-723-6459 or fax a refill request to 650-724-1444.
  • If you have questions, call us and ask to speak to our clinical nurse specialist and coordinator, Mary Ann Champagne.


International Patients
Phone: +1 650-723-8561

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For Health Care Professionals


Phone: 1-866-742-4811
Fax: 650-320-9443
Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

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