Bronson Offers Colon Health Workshop

April 30, 2013

Bronson Colon & Rectal Surgery will offer a free colon health workshop on May 22.


Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States. Colorectal surgeon, Edward Itawi, MD, will present the best ways to prevent this disease, and discuss common risk factors and warning signs.


Dr. Itawi specializes in diverticulitis, prevention and treatment of tumors of the colon and rectum, natural orifice surgery, enhanced recovery following abdominal operations, anal fistulas, hemorrhoids, abscesses and gastrointestinal bleeding.


The workshop will be held on Wednesday, May 22, from 7:15 until 8:15 p.m. at Friendship Village on 1400 N. Drake in Kalamazoo. It is free and open to the public.


For more information or to register, please call Bronson Colon & Rectal Surgery at (269) 341-4890 or visit bronsonhealth.com/classes.