Tennova Healthcare presents Lunch-and-Learn on colon cancer


Gastroenterologist discusses prevention, detection, treatment options at event

Special to the Claiborne Progress



Dr. Steedman Sarbah


KNOXVILLE — Tennova Healthcare invites the community to attend a free seminar entitled “Colon Cancer: Don’t Take Chances” on Oct. 27 from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The lunch-and-learn event will be held at The Foundry, located at 747 World’s Fair Park Drive, Knoxville. Space is limited and registration is required.

The doors open at 10:30 a.m. and the event kicks off with a health expo, featuring information on the latest in cancer screenings and prevention, and how good habits can keep you healthy.

The seminar will feature a presentation from Steedman Sarbah, M.D., a gastroenterologist with the Tennova Digestive Disease Center. Dr. Sarbah will discuss the importance of screenings in detecting colon cancer at an early, often highly treatable stage. He will also provide information on preventing the disease, recent advances in early detection, and the latest treatment options available at Tennova Healthcare.

To register, call 1-855-TENNOVA (836-6682) or visit Tennova.com by Oct. 24.

Tennova Healthcare offers a wide range of classes and programs to help you and your family lead healthier lives. Whether you need assistance managing a health condition, are preparing for the birth of a child, or are seeking support from others who are facing similar health challenges, Tennova Healthcare sponsors community events and support groups to meet your needs. For a complete listing of classes and programs, visit tennovaeast.com/classes-and-programs.

Dr. Steedman Sarbah
http://claiborneprogress.net/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/web1_Dr-Steedman-Sarbah.jpgDr. Steedman Sarbah
Gastroenterologist discusses prevention, detection, treatment options at event

Special to the Claiborne Progress

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