Chilton Hospital Colorectal Surgery Specialist Joshua Nochumson, MD, Offers Two Free Colon Health Seminars|
(Pompton Plains, NJ) - Chilton Hospital Colorectal Surgery Specialist Joshua Nochumson, MD, presents two free seminars on Wednesday, March 16:
Just the Facts: The Truth About Colon Cancer - 2 p.m. at the Collins Pavilion of Chilton Hospital, in the Conference Center, 97 West Parkway, Pompton Plains (located adjacent to the main hospital building). Colon cancer is the third most common cancer in men and women, and the second leading cause of cancer deaths among men and women combined in the United States. Learn the important facts on diagnosis, tests and treatment options. Refreshments provided by Llanfair House Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
"Easy to Digest" Colon Health - 7 p.m. at the Chilton Health Network, 242 West Parkway, Pompton Plains (located 1.5 miles down the street from the hospital), in the Second Floor Conference Center. You know the feeling. Out of sorts, bloated, queasy, like your whole digestive system feels out of whack. It's a fact that over 95 million Americans experience some kind of digestive problem in their lives. Join us to learn how to improve your colon health.
Both classes are presented by Chilton Hospital's Community Outreach Department, "New Vitality" division for people over the age of 50. Pre-registration is required. For more information and registration, call (973) 831-5367. The full list of New Vitality can be found here.
Chilton Hospital is a fully accredited, 260-bed, acute-care, community hospital. It is a four-time recipient of the HealthGrades Specialty Excellence Award in Stroke, and Five Star Rated for Stroke Care, the highest possible, for six years in a row. Chilton's many services include minimally invasive and robot-assisted surgery, a state-of-the-art Emergency Department, a Pain Management center, the Sleep Health Institute, the Comprehensive Wound Healing/Hyperbaric Center, the Chilton Cancer Center, the Mother/Baby Center, an American Diabetes Association-recognized diabetes education program and a weight loss surgery program. Chilton has recently embarked on a $24 million modernization project, which includes the Cardiovascular Interventional Lab, the Comprehensive Breast Center and the Total Joint Center. The hospital is located at 97 West Parkway in Pompton Plains, NJ 07444. For more information about Chilton's facilities and services, or to find a doctor by name, specialty, or location, please visit www.chiltonhealth.org or call 1-888-CHILTON.