High Cholesterol Appointments in Anchorage, AK

Get care for high cholesterol at affordable cash prices with top-reviewed doctors listing their services on Sesame. Prescriptions, lipid panel, other labs and blood work, and doctor visits for high cholesterol available today - for as low as $24.

$5 medication with free delivery for high cholesterol available when you book a doctor visit on Sesame. No insurance needed.

Video prescription refill visit

Tod Work, NP

  • Family medicine
  • "Today Work, NP put me at ease. He asked questions and listened to me. He was kind and efficient."
  • 5
  • Available today
  • $5 MEDS

Lipid panel (cholesterol)

Quest Diagnostics

  • Laboratory
  • 664 W Evergreen Ave, Palmer, AK 99701

    Lipid panel (cholesterol)

    Quest Diagnostics

    • Laboratory
    • 3505 E. Meridian Park Loop Ste 240, Wasilla, AK 99645
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      Lipid panel (cholesterol)

      Quest Diagnostics

      • Laboratory
      • 4120 Laurel St Ste 103, Anchorage, AK 95991

        Video prescription refill visit

        Dr. Amol Malankar, DO

        • Family medicine
        • "Dr. Amol Malankar was an excellent physician who was efficient, empathetic and very patient. He will be my go to doctor if I use sesame again. He deserves the highest compliments for his care."
        • $5 MEDS

        In-person doctor visit

        Family medicine doctor

        • Anchorage, AK 99508
        • Male
        • 4.7
        • Scheduled by Sesame

        About high cholesterol

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        Cholesterol is a waxy, fat-like substance found in your body. There are three primary types of cholesterol: HDL (high-density lipoprotein) is sometimes referred to as “good cholesterol” because it carries cholesterol back to your liver, which then removes it from your body. LDL (low-density lipoprotein) and VLDL (very low-density lipoprotein) are often referred to as “bad cholesterol” because they both lead to a buildup of plaque in your arteries.

        Cholesterol is important. Your body needs cholesterol to make hormones, produce vitamin D, and to make healthy cells. However, your body generally makes all the cholesterol it needs, and excess cholesterol in your blood may join with other substances to form plaque. This plaque sticks to the walls of your arteries and can lead to an array of serious health conditions, such as coronary artery disease, blood clots, chest angina, heart attack, stroke, and more.

        Common Medication
        Treatment Options

        Healthy lifestyle changes such as eating healthy and getting enough exercise are foundational in lowering high cholesterol, and often these will be enough. Sometimes these changes won’t yield the desired results, however, and your doctor may recommend you take medication, as well.

        There are many types of medication and several possible combinations available to treat high cholesterol. The prescription you receive will depend on your personal risk factors, your age, your health, and other variables. Below you will find a list of commonly prescribed medications to help you and your doctor discuss a treatment plan that is right for you.

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