Time: Sep 15, 2022 02:00 PM
- 03:30 PM
Southwestern Medical Clinic, Niles
2002 S 11th St.
The Veggie Van will offer free healthy foods and nutrition information in our communities. Stop by and pick up your bag of free fruits and vegetables while supplies last.
Thank you to Spectrum Health and the YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids for supporting the partnership between Spectrum Health Lakeland the YMCA of Southwest Michigan.
Thursday, September 15
2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Southwestern Medical Clinic, Niles
Physician Video Profile: Kristyn Beaver, NP (Dermatology)
Nurse Practitioner, Kristyn Beaver, cares for patients at Stonegate Dermatology of Lakeland offering cosmetic or medical dermatology, advice, or treatment.
Prostate cancer: Martin Dixon "Put to the test"
Retired engineer Martin Dixon takes a matter of fact, analytical approach to life. So, when he was diagnosed with prostate cancer, he faced his treatment with the same outlook.
Linda is a Watchman implant recipient, hear her story.
Watchman patient Linda discusses how the Watchman has changed her life.
Common questions about Watchman, answered by patients
Patients discuss how the Watchman has worked for them.
See why Watchman reduces stroke risk and how the procedure is done.
The Watchman procedure is a trusted alternative to blood thinners that permanently reduces both stroke risk and bleeding worry.
Watchman Patient Jerry Zerby explains why this is a wonderful invention that will save many lives.
Watchman is a one-time, minimally invasive procedure for people with atrial fibrillation not caused by a heart valve problem who need an alternative to blood thinners.
Double knee replacement: Orlando Valera "Spectrum Health Lakeland delivers good medicine"
Orlando Valera had double knee replacement surgery with Jeffrey Postma, DO.
Check-up: Getting to the bottom of GERD (Julie Yam, DO)
Gastroenterologist, Julie Yam, DO, discusses how to identify, and manage the symptoms, of GERD.
Check-up: Managing Crohn’s disease (Julie Yam, DO)
Gastroenterologist, Julie Yam, DO, discusses how to identify, and manage the symptoms, of Crohn's disease.
Physician Video Profile: Michael Quion, MD (Family Medicine)
Michael Quion, MD is a family medicine doctor with Spectrum Health Lakeland that specializes in primary care for all ages at University Medical Specialties in Berrien Springs.
Physician Video Profile: Ogubay Mesmer, MD (Cardiology)
Ogubay Mesmer, MD is a cardiologist with Spectrum Health Lakeland that specializes in adult cardiovascular disorders.
Check-up: Experiencing neck and back pain (Alexander George, PA)
Your spinal cord could be the cause of numbness, weakness, and pain.
Check-up: Could you have a herniated disc? (Alexander George, PA)
A herniated disc could be the cause of numbness and weakness.
Provider Video Profile: Betsy Becker, NP (Pediatric Medicine)
Introducing Betsy Becker, a nurse practitioner at Southwestern Medical Clinic in Stevensville.
Beat the buzz in your ears
Learn common causes of tinnitus, techniques for controlling symptoms, and the latest research for relief and management.
Check-up: How obesity affects breathing (Albert Naveed, MD)
Extra weight can force the respiratory system muscles to work harder than normal. This is called obesity hypoventilation syndrome.
Check-up: Could stomach pain be IBS? (Julie Yam, DO)
Gastroenterologist, Julie Yam, DO, discusses how to identify and avoid foods that may trigger IBS.
Physician Video Profile: William Lawrence, MD (Cardiology)
William Lawrence, MD is an interventional cardiologist with Spectrum Health Lakeland that specializes in adult cardiovascular disorders.
Provider Video Profile: Jaclynn Jackubowski, NP (Cardiology)
Jaclynn Jackubowski, NP, works with a variety of patients with complex heart conditions.
Check-up: What is general surgery? (Benjamin Sopczynski, MD)
General surgeons at Spectrum Health Lakeland specialize in surgical procedures to promote health and healing and treat a range of conditions and injuries from head to toe.