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Dr. Vikas C. Jain, M.D.

Cardiologist

Dr. Vikas Jain is a cardiologist practicing in Grapevine , Tx. Dr. Jain specializes in diagnosing, monitoring, and treating diseases or conditions of the heart and blood vessels and the cardiovascular system. These conditions include heart attacks, heart murmurs, coronary heart disease, and hypertension. Dr. Jain also practices preventative medicine, helping patients maintain a heart-healthy life.
17 years Experience
Dr. Vikas C. Jain, M.D.
  • Grapevine, Tx
  • Baylor Unversity
  • Accepting new patients

Is running ever bad for your heart?

Running without proper shoes , without stretching, without hydration should be avoided.
Running is good for your heart but hard on the knees and hips

Abdominal aneurysm prevention

Htn, back pain, family history, smoking history, should be considered with Aaa

Increasing resting heart rate, what is it?

Dehydration, anemia, thyroid etc.
Go check with your pcp

Can I have mitral valve prolapse when doctor can not hear heart murmur?

Yes, it is possible the first echo (or second) missed it or that you didn't meet the strictest criteria for MVP by echo