Community Medical Center celebrates Women’s Health Week
TOMS RIVER, NJ (April 26, 2015) – In celebration of Women’s Health Week, Community Medical Center,
a RWJBarnabas Health facility, will host
“Solutions for Better Pelvic Health and Incontinence” on Thursday, May 12 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Clarion Hotel in Toms
River. The free event is designed to educate women of all ages about pelvic
health concerns, which are far too common and rarely discussed.
Guests will hear lectures by two of Community Medical Center’s expert
physicians, Russell Harrell, MD, FACOG, Board-certified in OB/GYN specializing
in urogynecology and Martin Michalewski, MD, FACOG, Board-certified in
female pelvic medicine and OB/GYN. Dr. Harrell will discuss the different
types of incontinence, how they are diagnosed and the various treatment
options that are available. Dr. Michalewski will review the significant
advances made in the field of female pelvic health including pelvic pain,
prolapsed and discomfort during sex.
National Women’s Health Week is an observance led by the U.S. Department
of Health and Human Services
Office on Women’s Health. The goal is to empower women to make their health a priority. The week
also serves as a time to help women understand what steps they can take
to improve their health.
Guests who attend will have the opportunity to win a designer handbag.
A light dinner will be served during this free program. Pre-registration
is required by calling 1.888.724.7123. For more information, please visit