PHOENIX – Banner Goldfield Medical Center in Apache Junction and Banner Ironwood Medical Center in San Tan Valley are each hosting a free seminar on digestive health. Chances are you may not have “connected the dots” between your digestive system and feeling healthy. Our medical expert will talk about the relationship between the two and what you can do to feel better. These free seminars will take place at the two East Valley hospitals from 6 to 8 p.m. on the following dates:
- Banner Goldfield Medical Center
2050 W. Southern Ave., Apache Junction
Wednesday, Feb. 24
- Banner Ironwood Medical Center
4th floor reception area
37000 N. Gantzel Rd., San Tan Valley
Wednesday, Mar. 23
Banner Medical Group General Surgeon Robert Kinkade, MD will help attendees focus on problems people are prone to such as Irritable Bowel Syndrome, gallstones and autoimmune disorders. Participants will also learn about the TIF (transoral incisionless fundoplication) surgical procedure without incisions that can help treat those with chronic acid reflux disease.
These seminars are open to the public, but seating is limited. For more information and to register, please call (602) 230-2273 (CARE).
Headquartered in Arizona, Banner Health is one of the largest nonprofit health care systems in the country. The system owns and operates 29 acute-care hospitals, Banner Health Network, Banner – University Medicine, Banner Medical Group, long-term care centers, outpatient surgery centers and an array of other services, including family clinics, home care and hospice services, pharmacies and a nursing registry. Banner Health is in seven states: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Nebraska, Nevada and Wyoming. For more information, visit www.BannerHealth.com.