TREATMENT OPTIONS FOR ACUTE STROKE

Presented By:
Dr. Radoslav Ravchev, ​​Neurointerventionalist

Stroke is the fourth leading cause of death and a major cause of disability. It is crucial to receive urgent treatment. Every minute lost could mean more irreversible effects. Join Dr. Ravchev for this important community lecture. Learn the risk factors, how to recognize the signs and symptoms of a stroke.

Tuessday, March 7, 2017
1:00-2:00 p.m.
Cerritos Senior Center
12340 South Street • Cerritos • 90703


DID YOU KNOW? HEART DISEASE IS THE LEADING CAUSE OF DEATH FOR WOMEN

Presented By:
Dr. Alicia Montanez, ​​Cardiac Electrophysiologist

Join Dr. Montanez as she will discuss what heart disease means for women, and how women defend themselves against heart disease. Dr. Montanez will address the following questions: Which of the following is the single most important thing a woman can do to reduce her risk of a heart attack? Are women likely to experience the signs and symptoms of heart disease differently than a man?

Free blood pressure screening

Dinner will be served
RSVP (844) 526-9508
Thursday, February 28, 2017
6:00-7:30 p.m.
Lakewood Regional Medical Center

ARE YOU AT RISK FOR A HEART ATTACK?

Presented By:
Dr. Milan Radwal, ​​Cardiologist

Join Dr. Rawal as he will be discussing preventing heart disease, identifying and understanding your risk factors, and choosing the right treatments for you. .

Free blood pressure screening

Dinner will be served
RSVP (844) 526-9508
Thursday, February 23, 2017
6:00-7:30 p.m.
Lakewood Regional Medical Center

DO YOU HAVE SHORTNESS OF BREATH, CHEST PAIN / HEAVINESS, FAINTING? LIGHTHEADEDNESS?

Presented By:
Dr. Amir Abolhoda, ​Thoracic Surgeon

Those are the symptoms of Aortic Stenosis. Aortic Stenosis is a condition in which the leaflets of the aortic valve become abnormally rigid so they do not open fully, causing narrowing of the valve. Join Dr. Abolhoda as he discusses symptoms, causes and treatment options for Aortic Stenosis.

Free blood pressure screening

Dinner will be served
RSVP (844) 526-9508
Thursday, February 9, 2017
6:00-7:30 p.m.
Lakewood Regional Medical Center

DO YOU SUFFER FROM FREQUENT HEART BURN?

Presented By:
Dr. Shyam Dahiya, ​General Surgeon

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) can cause painful swallowing, sore throat and chronic heartburn. If left untreated, chronic GERD can lead to narrowing of the esophagus and an esophageal ulcer. If you or you know someone who suffers from one or more of the symptoms caused by GERD, make plans to join Dr. Dahiya for an informative discussion on causes, symptoms and treatment options for frequent heartburn and GERD.

Dinner will be served
RSVP (844) 526-9508
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
6:00-7:30 p.m.
Lakewood Regional Medical Center

YOUR LEG PAIN COULD BE A WARNING OF CLOGGED ARTERIES

Presented By:
Dr. Isaac Eisenstein, Cardiologist

One source of leg pain is known as Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD). More than 8 million Americans suffer from PAD. Just as a heart attack is caused by a blocked artery in the heart, PAD is the same kind of blockage - only it takes place in the arm, leg or other part of the body. PAD is a leading cause for amputation, and puts you at risk for heart attack, stroke and death. Join Dr. Eisenstein to learn more about the causes and treatment options for Peripheral Artery Disease.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
1:00-2:00 p.m.
Cerritos Senior Center
12340 South Street • Cerritos • 90703


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