Thursday, April 8, 2010

Women’s Health Initiative: Small Steps to Healthier Lives

Sentara Potomac Hospital has partnered with da Vinci® Surgery,, Curves International, and the Office on Women’s Health to help spread the word about the importance of taking control of your health with diet, exercise and annual gynecologic exams.

At these free events, doctors and health professionals from Sentara Potomac Hospital will discuss important wellness information and how to take small steps to a healthier life. They’ll also discuss other women’s health issues and the advantages of Sentara Potomac Hospital’s da Vinci robotic-assisted surgical system for gynecology and pelvic surgeries. As an extra bonus, Curves is offering a special promotion for participants (details at

Join us at our Small Steps to Healthier Lives Series:

Monday, May 3, 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Curves, 2221 Old Bridge Road, Lake Ridge
Presented by Dr. Alf Adler, board-certified gynecologist

Tuesday, May 11, 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Focus on Women’s Pelvic Health
Hylton Education Center at Sentara Potomac Hospital
Presented by Dr. Alok Desai, a urologist with fellowship training in female urology, and Dr. Richard Jenet, a board-certified and da Vinci-trained OB/GYN

These programs are free but registration is required. To register, call Sentara Potomac Hospital's Health Connection at 703-221-2500 or register online under Special Programs.