Free Health Seminars on Back Pain, Chemotherapy Planned at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano
10/03/2012

PLANO, Texas — Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano will host two health events in October. The events are free but registration is required by calling 1-877-THR-WELL (1-877-847-9355).

Advances in Medicine - Living With Back and Neck Pain
Dr. Rob Dickerman, a neurologist on the medical staff at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano, will speak about living with back and neck pain and when to consult a neurologist at an Advances in Medicine lecture from 6 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 10 in the Texas Health Plano Bluebonnet Room. To register, call 1-877-THR-WELL (1-877-847-9355) or register online at TexasHealth.org/Advances.

Chemotherapy and You for the Breast Cancer Survivor
Tina Cutrer, R.Ph., M.S., BCOP, will speak about chemotherapy and you for breast cancer survivors, their family and friends in the monthly support group for breast cancer survivors. The free event will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 16. The meeting will be held in the main hospital on the lower level in the Pecan Room. For more information, call Barbara Quast, Oncology Nurse Navigator, at 972-981-8958.

About Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano is a 368-bed acute care hospital and recognized clinical program leader, providing technologically advanced care to Plano and surrounding areas since 1991. The hospital’s services include orthopedics, cardiovascular services, oncology, pediatrics and women’s services. An affiliate of the faith-based, nonprofit Texas Health Resources system, Texas Health Plano has more than 1,600 employees and 1,200 physicians on the medical staff. For more information, call 1-877-THR-WELL or visit TexasHealth.org/Plano.

About Texas Health Resources
Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health systems in the United States. The health system includes 24 acute care and short-stay hospitals that are owned, operated, joint-ventured or affiliated with Texas Health Resources. It includes the Texas Health Presbyterian, Texas Health Arlington Memorial and Texas Health Harris Methodist hospitals, a large physician group, outpatient facilities, and home health, preventive and fitness services, and an organization for medical research and education.

For more information about Texas Health Resources, call 1-877-THR-WELL, or visit TexasHealth.org.