Enloe Medical Center provides patient centered comprehensive care including cardiac surgery, stroke, neurosurgery, orthopedics, cancer care, maternity care and bariatrics.
Enloe meets your urgent medical care needs with two Prompt Care Clinics in Chico, Calif.
Enloe Medical Center offers a comprehensive range of surgical services at two locations.
1531 EsplanadeChico, CA 95926
1528 EsplanadeChico, CA 95926
560 Cohasset RoadChico, CA 95926
185 E. Seventh Ave.Chico, CA 95926
178 E. Seventh Ave.Chico, CA 95926
1720 EsplanadeChico, CA 95926
111 Raley Blvd.Chico, CA 95928
135 Mission Ranch Blvd.Chico, CA 95926
251 Cohasset RoadChico, CA 95926
2 Governors LaneChico, CA 95926
1617 EsplanadeChico, CA 95926
1390 East Lassen Ave.Chico, CA 95973
1600 EsplanadeChico, CA 95926
340 W. East Ave.Chico, CA 95926
888 Lakeside Village Commons Chico, CA 95928
888 Lakeside Village CommonsChico, CA 95928
265 Cohasset RoadChico, CA 95926
1425 Magnolia AveChico, CA 95926
1405 Magnolia Ave., Suite AChico, CA 95926
1423 Magnolia Ave.Chico, CA 95926
1665 EsplanadeChico, CA 95926
1026 Mangrove Ave.Chico, CA 95926
Cholesterol is a soft, waxy substance found in all parts of your body.
It helps form cell membranes and helps your body make some hormones and vitamin D.
Excess cholesterol can build up in the arteries, narrowing them and slowing or
blocking blood flow to the heart, brain, and other organs.
Depending on your results your doctor may tell you to have the test more often. They may also advise making changes to things you can control (modifiable risk factors) such as eating a healthy diet, losing weight, stopping smoking, and getting more exercise. The best blood test to check cholesterol is a lipoprotein profile. This is done after you fast for 9 to 12 hours. A lipoprotein is a substance in the blood that carries cholesterol and other fats to the body's cells. The most important lipoproteins are:
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