CHI Memorial Hospital Hixson Health Expo
Join us for education, screenings and demonstrations on Monday, April 30, 2018, 4 – 7 p.m.
Robotic-assisted surgery is now available at CHI Memorial Hospital Hixson. Get hands on experience with the da Vinci® Surgical System. Sit in the surgeons chair, peer into magnified 3D high-definition monitor and use your wrists and fingers to operate the robotic instruments.
Physicians on staff at CHI Memorial Hospital Hixson will speak on a variety of topics.*
4:00 p.m. Getting Active: Preventing Spring Orthopedic Injuries – John Chrostowski, MD
4:20 p.m. Understanding Minimally Invasive Robotic Surgery – Christina Parkhurst, MD
4:40 p.m. What You Need to Know about Laparoscopic and Robotic Hernia Repair – Roger Land, MD
5:00 p.m. Stop the Bleed: Using a Field Tourniquet to Save a Life – James Lovette, MD
5:20 p.m. Keeping Gallbladder Disease Simple – Robert Jean, MD
5:40 p.m. Female Urinary Incontinence: Not Part of Normal Aging – Frederick Bossert, MD
6:00 p.m. Lung Cancer: Know the Signs and Symptoms – Rob Headrick, MD
6:20 p.m. Managing Osteoarthritis – Mike Veale, MD
6:40 p.m. How to Avoid Surgery – Eric Nelson, MD
Screenings and demonstrations include:
• Mole and Skin Checks
• Blood Pressure and Pulse
• Bone Density
• Healthy Cooking
• da Vinci® Surgical System
Physicians and staff will be available to answer questions and share resources. Enjoy refreshments and giveaways, register for door prizes and learn more about how you can improve the health of your family.