On Tuesday, July 28, St. John's Medical Center and Sublette County
Rural Health Care District will host "All about Cancer Screenings"
presentations at the senior centers in Marbleton/Big Piney and Pinedale,
Wyoming. The featured speaker is Randy Kjorstad, MD, a general surgeon
with St. John's Medical Center who provides services at regular clinics
in Sublette County.
Dr. Kjorstad will speak at the Rendezvous Pointe Senior Center in Pinedale
from 10:30 to 11:30 am and at the Southwest Sublette County Pioneers Senior
Citizen Center in Marbleton from 1:00 to 2:00 pm.
Dr. Kjorstad's presentations will provide an overview of the guidelines
for, and effectiveness of, various cancer screenings, including those
for lung, breast, and colon cancer. Dr. Kjorstad will also provide information
on the colonoscopy screenings now available at the Marbleton-Big Piney
Clinic. Each talk will conclude with a question and answer session.
For more information, call Karen Connelly at 307 739 7380 or Dawn Forrester
at 307 749 4137.