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What is the best treatment for extensive coronary artery disease?
Yes, there are other options such as medications, diet & exercise (together called Optimal Medical Therapy or OMT) or stenting.
In patients with increasing symptoms, diabetes and three or more coronary artery blockages, Bypass surgery is by far the best treatment:
Here is some professional literature about this:
Hope this helps,
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