Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Sentara Potomac Hospital is going PINK

Help us paint the town PINK at our free community events!

You’re invited to join us for our free informative sessions about breast health. Enjoy refreshments and giveaways, win door prizes and more!

Take Time for You – A Morning of Pink
Join our physician experts and Sentara Potomac Hospital staff for a morning seminar highlighting breast health on Saturday, October 15, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., in the Hylton Education Center at Sentara Potomac Hospital.

Speakers include:
• Tina Banson, M.D., Mammographer
• Kristin Marek, M.D., Family Practitioner
• Stephanie Williams, M.D., OB/GYN
• Susan Boylan, M.D., Radiation Oncologist

Seeing Pink Mammography Open Houses
Meet the staff, talk to physician experts and tour our facilities.
Tuesday, October 11 and Wednesday, October 26, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Register online or call (703) 221-2500.

Friday, September 9, 2011

Free Flu Shots for Seniors

Each fall Sentara Potomac Hospital offers free flu vaccines to persons 60 and over. Vaccines are given at places of worship and other community locations.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend that everyone 60 and older get a flu shot each fall.


Oct. 25, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Prince William Senior Center at Woodbridge, 13850 Church Hill Dr.
Call 703-792-5081

Oct. 28, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.Lake Ridge Fellowship House, 12800 Harbor Dr.
Call 703-494-5573

Nov. 1, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
St. Francis of Assisi, 18825 Fuller Heights Rd.
Call 703-221-4044

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Options in Hernia Repair

A free seminar from Sentara Potomac Hospital

Are you living with the pain caused by an untreated hernia? Dr. Jeffrey Sinclair, a board-certified general surgeon, will discuss laparoscopic, minimally-invasive surgical solutions to repair hernias in adults and children (ages 2+). He will also review types of hernias, common causes and what to expect during recovery.

Join us on Tuesday, October 4, 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. in the Hylton Education Center at Sentara Potomac Hospital.

Free. Register online or call 703-221-2500.