September 14th, 2019 at 9:00 A.M
Free Peripheral Artery Disease & Hernia Screening
Saturday, September 14, 2019; 9am-1pm
Ambulatory Services Unit at CRHS (Yellow Canopy)
Given by Local General Surgeons & Columbus Regional’s Surgical Services Nursing Staff
What are the symptoms of peripheral artery disease?
Hair loss on the feet and legs
Pain in the thigh or calf muscles when walking or climbing stairs
A foot or the lower leg may feel cold
Numbness in the legs
You do not have to have ANY symptoms, which is why it’s so important to be screened! *
What are the symptoms of a hernia?
Simple, easy & painless tests!
Requires removal of socks & shoes
Short sleeves recommended
*A referral will be made to a General Surgeon if you are at risk.