November 22, 2011
LAS VEGAS, NV — Sunrise Hospital’s new Heart Murmur Program is offering a community education program on heart valve disease. Many people have valve disease and don’t know it.
Dr. Branavan Umakanthan, Cardiologist at Sunrise, and Dr. Nauman Jahanghir, Cardiovascular Surgeon at Sunrise, will present the program and provide information on:
- What is valve disease?
- Who is at risk?
- How is it detected?
- How is it treated?
You’ll also learn about a new treatment for valve disease that Sunrise is proud to offer.
The program will be held:
Saturday, December 10 at 9:00 a.m.
Sunrise Hospital Auditorium
3186 S. Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, Nevada 89109
Following the program, nurses will be available to discuss valve issues and concerns with those in attendance on a one-on-one basis. The program is free, but registration is required and space is limited. Call 702-233-5454 to register. For more information on heart murmurs and heart valve disease, visit www.SunriseHeartMurmur.com.
About Sunrise Hospital:
Voted the number one hospital in Las Vegas by U.S. News and World Report, Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center provides high-quality, advanced healthcare services to Southern Nevada and the surrounding region. A Consumer Choice award-winning hospital for 15 consecutive years, Las Vegas’ largest acute care facility provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services to the community. As the healthcare leader of Southern Nevada, Sunrise Hospital offers a full range of specialized services including an Accredited Chest Pain Center, The Nevada Neurosciences Institute— the region’s first Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Center and only full comprehensive stroke center, Comprehensive Cancer Center recognized by the American College of Surgeons, a comprehensive Breast Center, a Level-II Trauma and Emergency Services Department and specialty services in women’s health, pulmonology, critical care, complex surgery, wound care and rehabilitation. Sharing the same campus is Sunrise Children’s Hospital, Nevada’s largest, most comprehensive children’s hospital.
Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center
3186 South Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89109
Need to find a physician or get answers to your health questions? Call 702-233-5454.