Looking for Information on Prostate Cancer and Screening Tests?

April 5, 2012

Medical Expert to Discuss Risks, Progression of Prostate Cancer

Looking for clear information about prostate cancer and screening tests?  A prostate PSA screening can be an important test for men age 50 and older. To make a more informed decision about scheduling a prostate cancer screening test, people can attend the free community presentation, “The Truth Behind PSA Testing,” led by Robert E. Vlach, MD, of Wisconsin Institute of Urology, SC.

The free program begins at 6:30 p.m. on Wed., April 18, in the 3rd Floor Conference Room at Encircle Health, 2500 E. Capitol Dr., Appleton.

To register for this free 90-minute presentation, visit www.thedacare.org or call ThedaCare On Call at (920) 830-6877 or (800) 236-2236 between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.  Each person must register separately.

ThedaCare (www.thedacare.org) 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, and ThedaCare At Home. ThedaCare is the largest employer in Northeast Wisconsin with more than 6,175 employees. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter!