Lake Norman Regional Medical Center Announces Speaker for March Senior Extra Program

MOORESVILLE, NC (February 14, 2013) – Lake Norman Regional Medical Center is pleased to announce Dr. Ryan Heider, Medical Director and Bariatric Surgeon, as the guest speaker for next month’s Senior Extra Program. The meeting will be held Wednesday, March 6, from 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at The Center for Surgical Weight Loss located at 131 Medical Park Road, Suite 303 in Mooresville. (Please note the change of location for March’s meeting).

Dr. Heider will speak about the positive effects weight loss surgery has on reducing and often eliminating health issues like diabetes and high blood pressure. Dr. Heider is a certified LAP-BAND Total Care Champion™ and board certified by the American Board of Surgery. He was the first Charlotte-area surgeon to perform single-incision, “scarless” bariatric surgery.

LNRMC’s Senior Extra Program is devoted to the health and wellness of seniors where membership and participation is free.  Senior Extra Program’s meetings are always held the first Wednesday of each month, from 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., in the Community Rooms A and B. 

To become a member, register for meetings, or to learn more about Senior Extra and its programs visit the website at, or call Mitzie McCurdy, Director of Community Outreach and Senior Extra, at (704) 660-4859.