It is estimated that as many as 59 million Americans have a thyroid problem. However, for many it remains undiagnosed. Problems with your thyroid gland can cause wide-ranging problems affecting your health, so it’s important to recognize the symptoms and work with your doctor. Join Dr. Sheri Gillis Funderburk, medical director at Capital Health – Endocrinology Specialists for this important class and learn more about hypothyroidism, how it is diagnosed, and what treatments are available.
We all get headaches. But sometimes, over-the-counter pain relievers are not enough. Learn more from neurologist and board certified headache medicine specialist, Dr. Mitra Assadi, director of Capital Health’s Headache Center, part of the Capital Institute for Neurosciences. Dr. Assadi will discuss various types of headaches, what can cause them and the different treatment options for controlling them and relieving the pain. Please click here for the event flyer.
Arthritis is the leading cause of joint replacements, and because women have higher rates of arthritis than men, more women are in need of joint replacement surgery. In recent years, there have been many advances in implant technology, surgical techniques, and overall patient care to achieve a rapid return to normal function after surgery. Join Dr. Arjun Saxena, a board certified orthopedic surgeon, to learn what to expect and have your questions answered.