HERNANDO COUNTY, Fla. (November 3, 2022) – HCA Florida Oak Hill Hospital will offer a free community health seminar titled, “Osteoporosis: Assessment and Treatment” on Wednesday, December 7 from 3 to 4 p.m. in the GME Conference Center, located at 11307 Cortez Boulevard, Brooksville, FL 34613 (one-story building) on the hospital’s campus.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 1 in 5 women and greater than 1 in 20 men over the age of 50 are affected by Osteoporosis. Osteoporosis is a condition in which bones become weak and brittle. Dr. Joseph Borrelli, board certified in orthopedic surgery, will discuss ways to assess your risk and take steps to help strengthen weak bones and prevent broken bones.
The presentation will be followed by a question-and-answer session. Participants are encouraged to prepare their questions ahead of time.
Limited seating is available and light refreshments will be provided.
About HCA Florida Oak Hill Hospital
HCA Florida Oak Hill Hospital has been serving the Nature Coast since 1984 and is the largest private employer and largest hospital in Hernando County with 350 beds. The facility offers Hernando County’s only heart surgery program. Other key services include the maternity suites, neonatal intensive care, women’s imaging, cancer care, orthopedics, and spine services. HCA Florida Oak Hill Hospital’s healthcare delivery team is comprised of more than 600 physicians, 1,800 caregivers, and more than 100 volunteers. The hospital is a statutory teaching hospital training the next generation of physicians. For more information, visit HCAFloridaHealthcare.com