In her new book, Heels vs Ties, local cardiovascular specialist, Dr. Nitza Alvarez, shares a comprehensive guide for women to help them understand their risk for heart disease, what is important to discuss with their doctors, and empower women to take charge of their health. 


About the Author

Dr. Nitza Alvarez, founder of Tri-County Heart Institute, is Board Certified in Cardiovascular Disease. She is a Professional member of the American College of Cardiology (ACC), the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE), and the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC).

Her professional and personal focus is on the prevention of cardiovascular diseases with a special interest in women’s heart disease. She is involved in research designed to understand the appropriate diagnosis and treatment of heart disease in women.


For more information about Dr. Alvarez, or her practice, click here.