Spring Hill, Florida (August 14, 2019) – Oak Hill Hospital will continue its popular For Your Health Community Education Series with a symposium entitled, “The Vascular System: Conditions, Diseases and Treatment Options” on Tuesday, August 27, 2019, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Heritage Pines Country Club, 11524 Scenic Hills Boulevard, Hudson, Florida 34667.
The symposium will be conducted by the following general and vascular surgeons:
- Lyle G. Breeding, MD
- Kevin Palmer, MD
- Mallik Piduru, MD
- Carlos M. Rivera-Caban, MD
- Fawzi Soliman, MD
The vascular system – arteries, veins and lymphatic circulation – are managed by medical therapy, minimally-invasive catheter procedures, and surgical reconstruction. The presenters will discuss ways to prevent vascular conditions/diseases, as well as minimally invasive treatment options. Topics will include:
- Abdominal aortic aneurysm symptoms and treatment
- Peripheral vascular disease
- Carotid artery blockage symptoms and treatment
- Venous disease
A question and answer session will follow, and the public is encouraged to prepare questions ahead of time.
Doors open at 4:15 pm and a complimentary hot meal will be served. Seating is limited, and reservations are required. For more information and for reservations call 352-597-6333 in Hernando and Pasco or 352-628-6060 in Citrus or visit OakHillHospital.com/ForYourHealth.
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About Oak Hill Hospital:
Oak Hill Hospital has been serving the Nature Coast since 1984, is the area’s largest private employer with 280 beds, and is the largest medical facility in Hernando and Citrus Counties. The hospital is currently undergoing a $38.5M expansion project which will add 70 private rooms to its North Tower by Spring 2020, bringing the total bed capacity to 350. The facility offers Hernando County’s only comprehensive cardiovascular program, including an arrhythmia center and open-heart surgery. Oak Hill Hospital’s healthcare delivery team is comprised of over 600 physicians, 1,486 associates, and over 265 volunteers.
Oak Hill Hospital is an accredited teaching hospital with approval to train 65 residents in the Internal Medicine residency program, 24 residents in the Family Medicine program, 18 residents in the General Surgery program integrated with Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point, 18 residents in the Emergency Medicine program, 18 residents in the Anesthesiology program, 6 residents in the Podiatry program, 10 residents in the Transitional Year program, and two residents in the Geriatric Fellowship program.
The Maternity Suites at Oak Hill Hospital offers advanced labor and delivery capabilities in a comfortable and family centered setting. In addition to the Graduate Medical Education Program, Oak Hill Hospital offers several unique programs in the area, including a 24/7 Critical Care Medicine Program staffed by Intensivists, a Pediatric ER, and a dedicated Pediatric Inpatient Unit. Please visit our website for a comprehensive listing of all Oak Hill Hospital accreditations, awards, and distinctions.
The hospital is located at 11375 Cortez Boulevard, Brooksville, FL; 1.9 miles east of US 19 on State Road 50. For more information about this release, please contact Katie Stacy, Director of Public Relations & Communications, at 352-597-6317. For more information about Oak Hill Hospital, visit OakHillHospital.com, or Like Us on Facebook.