Methodist Healthcare is proud to offer the following FREE events to the community. RSVP is required by calling the Methodist Healthcare Healthline at 210-575-0355.
MOMMY’S NIGHT OUT – Fashion Show, Shopping, Education and More!
Benefitting the March of Dimes
Tuesday, September 27, 6 to 9 p.m.
Registration begins at 5:30 p.m.
Call 210-575-0355 to RSVP for this FREE event!
Methodist Stone Oak Hospital, 1139 E. Sonterra Blvd., First Floor
Calling all MOMMIES-TO-BE! Join us for fun, fashion and fabulous cocktails (non-alcoholic, of course)!
· FASHION SHOW by Rolling Oaks Mall
· Vendors and shopping
· Beauty and fashion tips
· Snacks and beverages
· Free gift for first 250 guests
· Childbirth education classes
· Door prizes and more!
Please call the Methodist Healthcare HealthLine at 210-575-0355 to RSVP for these FREE seminars.
What an OB/Gyn Wants You to Know About Pelvic Pain
Wednesday, September 14 at 10:30 a.m.
Braundera Family YMCA, 9606 Bandera Rd.
Presented by Beatriz Garcia Stamps, M.D., Obstetrician/Gynecologist
Most women will experience pelvic pain at some point in their lives. Some will be acute pain, or pain that exists for a short period of time. Some will be chronic pain, or pain existing for more than a couple of months. Pelvic pain can exist in women of all ages and may be a symptom of a preexisting medical condition. Join Dr. Stamps as she discusses what you need to know about pelvic pain and answers your questions.
Breast Cancer and the Breast Cancer Gene
Wednesday, September 21 at 6 p.m.
Methodist Healthcare System Office
8109 Fredericksburg Rd., San Antonio, TX, Classroom One
Presented by Amita Patnaik, M.D., Oncologist
Join Dr. Patnaik as she discusses steps you can take to reduce your risk of breast cancer. Learn about signs and symptoms, screening techniques and treatments available after you or a loved one have been diagnosed. Studies show that heredity can increase your risk. Dr. Patnaik will discuss a breast cancer gene test that can help assess whether or not you have a higher probability of developing breast cancer. You won’t want to miss this important presentation.
Da Vinci® Hysterectomy: Redefining Medicine in 2011
Thursday, September 22 at 6 p.m.
TriPoint YMCA, 3233 North Saint Mary’s St., San Antonio, TX, Meeting Room One
Presented by Jose Garcia, M.D., Obstetrician/Gynecologist
Today, many gynecological conditions can be treated with da Vinci® hysterectomy. This minimally invasive procedure utilizes a surgical robot and requires only a few small incisions, so you can get back to life faster — without the usual recovery following major surgery. To learn why a da Vinci® hysterectomy may be your best treatment option, join Dr. Garcia for this informative presentation.