Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Marshall Health announces May calendar of events

FREE SPORTS MEDICINE SCREENINGS
Saturdays, May 5, 12 and 19, 8 to 10 a.m.
Marshall Sports Medicine Institute
2211 Third Avenue, Huntington
Experienced sports medicine physicians and staff from the Marshall Sports Medicine Institute provide free evaluations and assessments on orthopaedic conditions or injuries and advise on next steps. Treatment is not provided during the evaluation. Clinics are open to athletes and active people of all ages. No appointment necessary. Imaging services are available at an additional cost during the fall season. Patients are seen on first-come, first-served basis.
More information: 304-691-1880.


7TH ANNUAL JOINTS JOG
Saturday, May 5, 2018, 9 a.m.
Barboursville Park
Marshall Orthopaedics hosts its annual 5K run and mile walk. Registration begins at 8 a.m. followed by the race at 9 a.m. Participants may register up until race time. Registration fee for runners is $20 through April 30 and $25 after April 30. Registration is $10 for walkers. Trophies will be awarded for the first, second and third place males and females overall. All event proceeds will go to support Lily’s Place, a Huntington-based center that provides medical care to infants suffering from Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS).
Registration:  http://www.tristateracer.com/event.php?RaceID=9847.


BOTOX DAYS SPECIALS
May 7-10, 2018
Marshall Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
5185 U.S. Route 60, Suite 26, Huntington
Enjoy Botox® at $10 per unit with Drs. Faltaous, Mozaffari or Ray by appointment during our Botox® Days event. Other specials available May 7-10 include:  $1,000 Kybella ($200 savings); $100 off fillers; and $50 Obagi Blue Peel ($50 savings). Specials available through 5/31/18 include 25% off Obagi® products and Marshall Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery’s new exclusive skin care line.
Appointments: 304-691-8910.


WE’RE ONE BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION
Saturday, May 12, 2018, 9 a.m. to noon
Marshall Health-Teays Valley
300 Corporate Center Drive, Scott Depot
Help us celebrate our first year together at Marshall Health-Teays Valley with a birthday party that includes birthday treats and healthy fun for the whole family! Activities include games, rock climbing wall, bounce houses, children's storytime with Putnam County Library, and free health screenings for oral cancer, blood pressure and more! Children can also enter for the chance to win a free bicycle and helmet. 
More information: 304-691-6800.


DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP MEETING
Monday, May 14, 2018, 6 p.m.
Erma Ora Byrd Clinical Center
1249 15th Street, Huntington
Learn about "Healthy Summer Desserts" at the May meeting of the Diabetes Support Group featuring Tracy Hawthorne, RD, CDE, and Jessica Meek, MS, RD, LD, of the Bruce Chertow Diabetes Center. This session will feature recipe ideas and a hands-on demonstration. This event is free and open to the public.
More information: 304-691-1660.


DR. D TALKS BACK - BACK PAIN IN SENIORS
Tuesday, May 29, 2018, 5:30 p.m.
20th Street Professional Building Conference Room
1115 20th Street, Huntington
Joseph DeLapa II, MD, MHA, a double-board certified interventional pain management specialist and director of the Marshall Senior Pain & Wellness Center, presents "Dr. D. Talks Back," a discussion about back pain in senior adults focusing on causes, treatment and prevention. This event is free and open to the public. 
To RSVP or more information: 304-691-6779.

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Media Contact:
Sheanna Spence
Assistant Director, Alumni Affairs and Community Relations
School of Medicine
304-691-1639