Living with GERD: Free Presentation for Seniors
Oconto Falls – Community seniors are invited to a free presentation on living with Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) hosted by HSHS St. Clare Memorial Hospital and Prevea Health on May 5.
GERD is a digestive disorder that affects the lower esophageal sphincter (LES), the ring of muscle between the esophagus and stomach. Many people suffer from heartburn or acid indigestion as a result of GERD.
Dr. Richard McNutt, General and Vascular Surgeon at HSHS St. Clare Regional Surgery Center, will lead the presentation at HSHS St. Clare Memorial Hospital, 855 S. Main St. in Oconto Falls.
Living with GERD
· Thursday, May 5
· HSHS St. Clare Memorial Hospital Dining Room
· 4:30 to 6:00 p.m.
o 4:30 – Complimentary Meal
o 5:00 – Introduction and update on new services provided at HSHS St. Clare Memorial Hospital
o 5:15 – GERD presentation by Richard McNutt, MD, FACS
To register for this free event, call (920) 848-6398. Space is limited.