Join Us for Our New Season of Wellness – Spring 2017

Join us for our new season of “Wednesday Wellness” for Spring 2017!

All programs are held at Westerly Hospital’s Henry J. Nardone Conference Center and will be presented by Westerly Hospital physicians and staff.

There is no charge for these programs, but seating is limited.  To reserve a seat for one or more of the following programs, call the Wednesday Wellness reservation line at 401-348-2300 or email

February 15, 4:30 p.m. – Women’s Heart Health
Rita Peter-Faherty, MD, Cardiology
Learn how heart disease in women is different than in men.

February 22, 5:00 p.m. – Sleep Apnea and Other Sleep Disorders
Amit Khanna, MD, FAASM, D.ABSM, Medical Director, L+M Sleep Center

Learn more about Sleep Apnea and other sleep disorders that could affect your health.

March 1, 5:00 p.m. – Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Sepehr Sajjad, MD, Hand Surgery
Learn more about Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and other hand-related conditions as well as treatment options.

March 15, 5:00 p.m. – Hard to Heal Wounds and Diabetes
Kitima Boonvishudi, MD, Medical Director, L+M Wound + Hyperbaric Center and Bridget Mejza, APRN, CWOCN
Learn more about hard to heal wounds and diabetes as well as treatment options.

March 29, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. – Early Detection: Screening for Oral, Head and Neck Cancer
David Cameron, MD, FACS and Dante Gulino, DDS, MD
Join us for a free screening for Oral, Head, and Neck Cancer.  Screenings are by appointment only and space is limited.  Call 401-348-2300 or email to schedule your appointment time.

April 5, 4:30 p.m. – Alzheimer’s Disease + Our Aging Mind
Maria Moro-de-Casillas, MD, Neurology
Understanding symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options.