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UPMC East Alive & Well Series Emphasizes Importance of Regular Visits with Primary Care Physicians

 
WHAT: A discussion on the importance of maintaining regular visits with your Primary Care Physician (PCP). Attendees will learn ways to prevent heart disease, diabetes and other conditions, and the importance of wellness screenings.
 
To make the most out of a PCP visit, here are a few ideas:
 
Make a list of questions ahead of time and write them down so you don’t forget to discuss them
Be sure you understand doctors instructions before you leave
Know how to reach them after hours
WHO:
 
  • Mark Gottron, D.O., Irwin Family Care, PC
  • Open to the public, though reservations are required
    • To make a reservation, or for more information, call 412-357-3700
WHEN: 6:30 to 8 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 14
 
WHERE: UPMC East, Conference Center, Ground Level, 2775 Mosside Blvd., Monroeville, Pa., 15146

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