Free Education Dinner on Heart Health is February 1
Dr. A.K. George to present ways to reduce your risk factors
Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) will offer a free community education dinner
Thursday, February 1 from 6 to 7 p.m. at OMC Parkway Center. Dr. A. K.
George, Cardiologist, at Ozarks Medical Center Heart Care Services will
speak on how to lower your risk factors for heart disease. The dinner
is free, but reservations are required and can be made by calling 417-257-6793.
OMC is encouraging everyone to attend.
“American Heart Month is an excellent time to make the important
decision to do everything you can to reduce your risk factors for heart
disease,” said A.K. George, MD, OMC Cardiologist. “Early detection
of risk factors and lifestyle changes can reduce your risk. Several opportunities
for free screenings will be available in February. Attending the dinner
is a great way to get information to help you embark on a healthier lifestyle.”
OMC Heart Care Services, located at 1115 Alaska Avenue, Suite 114, provides
complete cardiac care to the community, including open heart surgery,
a 24/7 Cardiac Catheterization Lab, diagnostic testing, and Cardiac Rehabilitation
program. OMC’s team of cardiology experts includes Interventional
Cardiologists Kevin Crowe, MD, and M. Faisal Khan, MD; Cardiologists A.K.
George, MD, and Archana Sinha, MD; Cardiothoracic Surgeon William “Andy”
McGee, MD; and Adult Clinical Nurse Specialist Jim Streff.
For more information on heart care, contact the OMC Heart Care Services
at 417-257-5950. To make reservations to attend the free educational dinner
on February 1, call 417-257-6793.