MOORESVILLE, N.C. (September 25, 2012) – Lake Norman Regional Medical Center (LNRMC) is pleased to announce Peyton Davis, MD, as the guest speaker for the October Senior Extra Program. Davis’ discussion will focus on a new procedure, Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication (TIF), which is designed to treat chronic heartburn or acid reflux. This month’s meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 3, from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., in the Community Rooms A and B.
Davis is the first surgeon in North Carolina to be certified to conduct the new TIF procedure which is an incision-less surgery that uses the EsophyX device.
The hospital’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 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., in the Community Rooms A and B. LNRMC encourages the public to attend a meeting, feel free to bring a friend or spouse.
To become a member, register for meetings, or to just learn more about the Senior Extra Program and its programs visit the website at www.seniorextra.com, or call Mitzie McCurdy, Director of Community Outreach and Senior Extra, at (704) 660-4859.