Botsford News Release
Farmington Hills, Mich. (April 24, 2012)---Botsford Hospital's next Walk with a Doc, a free wellness event, will feature a Botsford oncologist speaking about the prevention and treatment of skin cancer.
Walk with a Doc topic: Prevention and Treatment of Skin Cancer
Location: Heritage Park Nature Center, Farmington Hills
On the west side of Farmington Road, between 10 & 11 Mile Roads
Date & Time: Thursday, May 17 at noon. Meets rain or shine.
Contact: 877-477-Doc1 (3621), select option 1.
Guest speaker Savitha Balaraman, MD, will lead the discussion. Learn about various skin cancers: sign and symptoms, risk factors, prevention and the newest treatments.
For more information about future walks or to register for the May 17 walk, call (877) 477-Doc1 (3621) and select option 1.
Beaumont Health is a not-for-profit organization formed by Beaumont Health System, Botsford Health Care and Oakwood Healthcare to provide high-quality, efficient, accessible services in a caring environment for southeastern Michigan residents and beyond. As one of Beaumont Health's eight hospitals, Botsford Hospital is a multi-specialty 330-bed hospital and verified trauma center located in Farmington Hills, Michigan. The campus also houses an imaging center, a comprehensive care cancer center and an extensive medical education program---part of Michigan State University's Statewide Campus System. Annually, Botsford cares for about 16,000 inpatients and more than 60,000 emergency and trauma patients with a team of approximately 2,500 employees, 300 volunteers and 600 physicians.
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PHONE: (248) 442-7986