St. Mary Medical Center to Host Events on Shoulder Pain, Cancer Survivorship

By: Community Healthcare System Last Updated: March 24, 2015

chs-stockShoulder Pain: Strains, Sprains, and Tears
Monday, April 13, 2015
6pm to 7pm
St. Mary Medical Center
Auditorium – West Entrance
1500 S. Lake Park Ave
Hobart, IN 46342

Shoulder pain is an extremely common condition affecting the musculoskeletal system. This presentation will cover some of the common causes of shoulder pain including Bursitis, rotator cuff tears, and arthritis.

Orthopedic surgeon Sunil Dedhia, MD, will discuss diagnosis, treatment and prevention of shoulder pain. This presentation is free please register at 219-836-3477 or 1-866-836-3477

2015 Cancer Survivorship Series – Living with, though, and beyond Cancer!
Saturday, April 18, 2015
9am to 12pm
Valparaiso Health Center of St. Mary Medical Center
3800 St. Mary Drive
Valparaiso, IN

St. Mary Medical Center’s Cancer Survivorship series offers informative presentations and useful resources for anyone whose life has been impacted by cancer. This ongoing series will focus on issues of living with, through and beyond cancer for newly diagnosed individuals, long-term survivors, as well as family members, loved ones and caretakers.

Nancy Beckman, Ph.D., Amy Siston, Ph.D., and Pooja N. Dave, M.A, members of the University of Chicago’s Psycho-oncology team will explore psychological issues including anxiety, depression, and coping. There will also be tips on ways to promote improved mood, health behaviors, and quality of life among cancer patients. Presentation will be held at 10am.

This Series is Free. Space is limited. Register by calling 866-836-3477.