LONG BRANCH, NJ, April 8, 2011 — Monmouth Medical Center will present a special health event on Wednesday, April 27 from 5 to 8:45 pm, featuring a host of presentations by medical experts in the care of gastrointestinal disorders, obesity surgery and complex hernias.
The specialized team of physicians at the Centers for Minimally Invasive Esophageal/Gastric and Complex Hernia Surgery at Monmouth Medical Center will host “The Who, What, Where and Why of GI Disorders.” The event will be held at the Sheraton Eatontown Hotel on Industrial Way East, just off of Route 35 North.
Introducing the program will be Michael A. Goldfarb, M.D., FACS, Chair of the Department of Surgery at Monmouth Medical Center, and Program Director Debra LaRusso, R.N., B.S.N. The program will address conditions including gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), Barrett’s esophagus, hiatus and paraesophageal hernias and complex hernias requiring abdominal wall reconstruction, esophageal motility (swallowing) problems, benign and malignant esophageal and gastric tumors and obesity.
Evening presentations will feature discussions by laparoscopic GI surgeons Frank Borao, M.D., and Steven Binenbaum, M.D., plastic and reconstructive surgeons Gregory Greco, M.D., and Andrew Elkwood, M.D., cardiothoracic and vascular surgeon Anthony J. Squillaro, M.D., and gastroenterologists Steven Alan Gorcey, M.D., and Ben Terrany, M.D.
The free event will offer beverages, light fare and giveaways, as well as information on other Monmouth Medical Center programs.
The Centers for Minimally Invasive Esophageal/Gastric and Complex Hernia Surgery at Monmouth Medical Center offers a multidisciplinary approach to the diagnosis, management and treatment of a host of digestive diseases and conditions and has introduced to central New Jersey the most advanced, state-of-the-art laparoscopic surgical and endoscopic treatment options.
This program will be held on Wednesday, April 27 from 5 to 8:45 pm at the Sheraton Eatontown Hotel on Industrial Way East, just off of Route 35 North. Registration for this program is required by calling 1-888-724-7123, prompt 4.
April 8, 2011
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