WPLG Channel 10 – July 30, 2015
TV personalities such as Michael J. Fox brought the struggle of Parkinson’s Disease to the spotlight, but often overlooked is another movement disorder that affects 10 million people.
July 21, 2015
For the sixth year in a row, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Cleveland Clinic Florida among the best hospitals in the region. Cleveland Clinic Florida ranked 3rd among 66 hospitals in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale metro area and 9th of more than 260 hospitals in Florida, up four spots from the previous year. In addition to the regional and state-wide ranking, Cleveland Clinic Florida’s gastroenterology and GI surgery was ranked as a high performing specialty.
Get answers to your health questions and concerns online. It's easy to be part of our live chat events, led by Cleveland Clinic Florida physicians and health educators.
August 19: Webchat – Answers on Joint Replacement Surgery
Who: Gregory Gilot, MD (FL), Trevor Murray, MD (OH), Eric Ricchetti, MD (OH)
Time: Noon – 1 p.m.
What: When joint pain interferes with your ability to move and live comfortably, it’s time to seek medical advice for a diagnosis and discuss your options. Take this opportunity to ask Cleveland Clinic Orthopaedic Surgeons any questions you may have about the latest treatment options for joint replacement surgery.
August 27: Webchat – Innovations in Gynecologic Cancer Treatment
Who: Thomas Morrissey, MD
Time: Noon – 1 p.m.
What: Any woman is at risk of developing a gynecologic cancer and that risk increases with age. Gynecologic cancers are the uncontrolled growth and spread of abnormal cells in the female reproductive organs. These organs include the cervix, uterus, ovaries, fallopian tubes, vagina and vulva. Learn more about the Innovations in Gynecologic Cancer Treatment through this rare opportunity to speak with a gynecologic oncologist in the Department of Gynecology at Cleveland Clinic Florida.
September 15: Webchat – Management of Liver Disease
Who: Bobby Zervos, DO
Time: 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
What: There are many different types of liver disease. But no matter what type you have, the damage to your liver is likely to progress in a similar way. Whether your liver is infected with a virus, injured by chemicals, or under attack from your own immune system, the basic danger is the same – that your liver will become so damaged that it can no longer work to keep you alive. Join Cleveland Clinic Florida hepatologist, Bobby Zervos, DO, to ask questions and learn how to lower your risk of liver disease.
Upcoming Cleveland Clinic Florida Event
Community Health Talk at CityPlace - Prostate Cancer
“Can I Do Anything to Reduce My Risk of Prostate Cancer?”
Date & Time: Wednesday, September 16, 2015 | 5:15 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Location: Cleveland Clinic Florida - West Palm Beach
CityPlace Tower 14th Floor, 525 Okeechobee Blvd, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Join us for an evening of informative health talks dedicated to improving your health and wellness. In observance of Prostate Cancer Awareness month, we will have experts speaking on topics related to Prostate Cancers – prevention, diagnosis and treatment options. A Q&A session will follow the panel talk.
Your spouse, partner or guest is welcome to attend. The seminar is free, and refreshments will be served. Space is limited, so call 561.804.0232 and reserve your spot today. Space is limited to 50 attendees.