Am I Having A Heart Attack? A Heart to Heart about Heart Disease

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Speaker: Nancy K. Sweitzer, MD, PhD, profesor of medicine, chief of cardiology, director of Sarver Heart Center at the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson.

Event Series: 
Banner Doc Talk
March 6, 2018 - 5:30pm
Event Address: 
5501 N Hacienda Del Sol Rd, Tucson, AZ 85718
Event Location: 
Hacienda del Sol
Dr. Nancy K. Sweitzer

Heart disease is the #1 killer of both men and women in the United States. The best way to reduce your risk for heart disease is to fully understand heart disease risk factors and how to minimize them.

There are many causes of chest pain, but you never want to delay getting care for a serious cause such as a heart attack.  Learn the risk factors for heart attacks and how to reduce your risk. Dr. Sweitzer will review the symptoms of heart attacks, including unusual or atypical symptoms. She also will discuss the process doctors use to think about and evaluate a patient with chest pain and treatments for Heart Attacks.

Please register at (scroll down that webpage to register online) or call 800-230-CARE (2273).

Light refreshments provided, cash bar.