The carotid arteries are two large blood vessels that supply oxygenated blood to the large, front part of the brain. This is where thinking, speech, personality, and sensory and motor functions reside. You can feel your pulse in the carotid.
Carotid artery disease is a condition in which the carotid arteries become narrowed or blocked. When the arteries become narrowed, blood can’t reach the brain. This is one of the causes of stroke and the condition is called carotid stenosis.
Risk factors for blockage of the arteries include:
Some of the Hospitals doing regular procedures for Carotid Artery Diseases are –