Our Mission


PRIMA represents Preventative, Risk, Imaging, Management, & Assessment. PRIMA HEART also means the best heart, which is what we are dedicated in helping you achieve.

With cardiovascular disease being the number one killer of men and women, it is vital to our community and to our nation's health to focus on early disease detection, early intervention and prevention. Our focus is advancing preventive health knowledge and implementing this knowledge to our community and beyond, from youth to seniors, for the �walking well� to those who may have cardiovascular disease.

PRIMA HEART provides cardiovascular screening, evaluation services, state of the art diagnostic testing and imaging and multiple preventive cardiovascular programs. PRIMA HEART is dedicated to providing innovative preventive health programs to the community.


Our goal.... "Add years to your life and life to your years. Preserve what matters."

Soteria Karahalios MD, FACC, FASNC, FAHA
Founder and Medical Director
PRIMA HEART Preventive Cardiovascular Center & Institute