When you need the A-Team, we are standing by. Community seminars in The Villages
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9 - 10 a.m.
Colorectal cancer: Prevent it, fight it, survive it.
Despite being a highly preventable disease, colorectal cancer is the fourth most common cancer diagnosed in the United States. When detected early, treatment outcomes improve dramatically. Learn about prevention, screenings, symptoms and treatments at this seminar.
Speaker: Krista Terracina, MD; UF Health Surgical Specialists
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Your second chance for advanced liver disease.
If you have end-stage liver disease, a liver transplant can bring hope. Thousands of people have trusted their care to the experienced team at the UF Health Shands Transplant Center. We have over 20 years of experience providing excellent care to patients with complex liver diseases. We follow our patients for life, while they continue to make memories.
Speaker: Narendra Battula, MBBS, MRSC, MD, FRCS; UF Health Surgical Specialists
1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Concerned about your lung cancer risk?
Are you living a healthy lifestyle now but still worry that your old habits might catch up with you? Lung cancer kills more Americans than the next four leading cancers combined. Early detection is critical so cancer can be treated in its earliest phase. Learn about advances in screening, diagnosing, treating and surviving lung cancer at
Speaker: Mauricio Pipkin, MD; UF Health Surgical Specialists