Sun Sentinel – September 5, 2016
Some things, like developing cataracts, are more likely as you get older. Getting Zika, however, is not necessarily one of them. There is no research at this point showing seniors are more at risk from a Zika infection than almost anyone else, experts said.
Sun Sentinel – August 31, 2016
South Florida auto dealership owners Rick and Rita Case have made a $1 million donation toward Cleveland Clinic Florida's $302 million expansion plan.
Surgical Options for Thyroid Diseases
September 29, 2016 | Noon – 1 p.m
Rosemarie Metzger, MD
Over 20 million Americans have some type of thyroid disorder and suffer from fatigue, sweating, changes in weight and trouble sleeping. Luckily, there are a surgical options available that can help. Join us to speak with a Cleveland Clinic Florida Endocrine Surgeon to learn about the different surgical options for thyroid diseases.
Heart Disease After Breast Cancer: Know Your Risk
October 19, 2016 | Noon – 1 p.m
Thomas Samuel, MD & Diego Sadler, MD
Patients receiving radiation therapy for Hodgkin lymphoma and cancers of the lung, esophagus, or breast often are at the highest risk for heart complications following radiation. Heart problems after exposure to radiation, also known as cardiotoxicity, become a concern when a large volume of heart muscle is exposed to a high dose of radiation. Cardiologists and oncologists work together to determine a patient’s risk for cardiotoxicity by doing tests and imaging before beginning radiation. Join us to speak with Dr. Thomas Samuel and Dr. Diego Sadler to learn more about the risks of heart disease after cancer.
Cleveland Clinic Florida presents Raise The Roof
Save the date to celebrate Cleveland Clinic Florida's expansion, as well as honor our Master Clinicians:
The event will feature food from NYY Steakhouse, specialty cocktails, live entertainment, dancing, live auction and more fun surprises to come.
Date: Friday, November 18, 2016
Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Cleveland Clinic Florida
2950 Cleveland Clinic Boulevard
Weston, FL 33331
For sponsorship recognition and advanced tickets call 954.659.6720 or visit giving.ccf.org/raisetheroof.