Free Program to Focus on Leg Swelling, Blood Clots, & Varicose Veins

April 12, 2012

Medical Expert to Discuss Treatment Options at Appleton Event

People experiencing leg problems or symptoms that are causing concern can attend a free community presentation, “Blood Clots, Leg Swelling & Varicose Veins,” led by Robert Ballard, MD, of Fox Valley Surgical Associates. He will highlight everything they need to know about causes and prevention of these medical conditions.

The free program begins at 6:30 p.m. on Mon., April 23, in the Ironwood Room at Appleton Medical Center.

To register for this free 90-minute presentation, visit or call ThedaCare On Call at (920) 830-6877 or (800) 236-2236 between 8a.m. and 5p.m., Monday through Friday. Each person must register separately.

ThedaCare ( is a community health system consisting of five hospitals: Appleton Medical Center, Theda Clark Medical Center, New London Family Medical Center, Shawano Medical Center, and Riverside Medical Center in Waupaca. ThedaCare also includes ThedaCare Physicians, ThedaCare Behavioral Health, ThedaCare At Work and ThedaCare At Home. ThedaCare is the largest employer in Northeast Wisconsin with more than 6,175 employees. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter!