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Vascular Health and Screening Expo

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Saturday, April 23
10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

UPMC Hamot Heart and Vascular Institute
120 E. Second St.
Erie, PA 16507

Free parking will be available. The first 100 participants will receive a free bag and a chance to win a Golden ticket giveaway​.For more information call 814-877-2481

Free screenings and health information will be available, including:

  • Cardiac risk assessment (please bring in cholesterol blood work or have it tested at the event for $10)
  • Blood pressure
  • Podiatry
  • Wellness/nutrition
  • Tobacco cessation
  • Vascular Center information
  • American Heart Association
  • Diabetes risk assessment
  • Stroke risk assessment
  • Stroke prevention/awareness
  • Physician Q & A table
  • Venous screening (varicose veins)
  • ABI screening (peripheral arterial disease)
  • Cholesterol ($10)
  • AAA (Must be male between the ages of 60 –75 and have smoked or have family history)
  • PAD Screening Program

Lecture Schedule

Vascular Disease and You: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You

10:30 to 10:50 a.m.
G. Jay Bishop, MD, FACP, FSVM, RPVI, division chief vascular medicine, UPMC Hamot Heart and Vascular Institute

Arteries and Aneurysms: Treatment Options and More
11:30 to 11:50 a.m.
Walter Rizzoni, MD, FACS, vascular surgeon, UPMC Hamot Heart and Vascular Institute