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Well Being DFW is a medical podcast featuring industry professionals, hospital leaders, and experts discussing healthcare topics that affect you and our community.

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Well Being DFW is a medical podcast featuring industry professionals, hospital leaders, and experts discussing healthcare topics that affect you and our community.

    Everything You Need To Know About Getting A Mammogram, Episode 50

    Everything You Need To Know About Getting A Mammogram, Episode 50

    A mammogram is a non-invasive way to check for breast cancer and other abnormalities. But what exactly does a mammogram check for? Does it hurt and what kind of mammogram should you have? Join host Scott Sams as he's joined by Leslie Kibel, manager of the Kupferele Comprehensive Breast Center at Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth. They discuss these other important questions about mammograms and breast cancer.

     

    • 12 min
    4-1-1 on Fertility, Episode 49

    4-1-1 on Fertility, Episode 49

    For some women, becoming pregnant comes easy. But for others, their dream of becoming a mom is more difficult. Join host Scott Sams as he talks with obstetrician-gynecologist Dr. Priya Sureddi Patel, an Obstetrician/Gynecologist at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen. They'll discuss what fertility options are available and when someone should seek a specialist.

    • 12 min
    Not Too Young for Joints Replacement, Episode 48

    Not Too Young for Joints Replacement, Episode 48

    Joint replacement surgery used to be a procedure mainly for people in their 60’s, 70’s and even 80’s but not anymore. Join host Scott Sams as he talks with guest Dr. Ajai Cadambi, a fellowship-trained adult orthopedic surgeon on the medical staff at Texas Health Southwest Fort Worth and Texas Health Hospital Clearfork. They'll discuss why younger patients are having the procedure as well as the technology behind joint replacement.

    • 26 min
    Heads Up: What you need to know about sports concussions, Episode 47

    Heads Up: What you need to know about sports concussions, Episode 47

    Concussions are a serious problem in sports. We routinely hear about these injuries in college and pro athletes. But did you know concussions are just as prevalent in young athletes? Join host Scott Sams as he talks with guest Dr. Damond Blueitt, a fellowship-trained sports medicine Physician on the medical staff of Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth They discuss everything concussion.. including treatment options. 

     

    • 18 min
    Why your joints hurt and what you can do about it, Episode 46

    Why your joints hurt and what you can do about it, Episode 46

    As we age, it seems joint pains become more common. Is it an unavoidable part of getting older or can proactive measures help slow the hands of time as it relates to joint pain?  Join host Scott Sams as he talks with guest Dr. Kwame Ennin, a board-certified orthopedist who specializes in hip and knee replacements, reconstructive surgery, and osteoarthritis care. They'll discuss joint pain and what can be done to reduce or even eliminate the problem.

    • 15 min
    Hip Injuries in Young Athletes, Episode 45

    Hip Injuries in Young Athletes, Episode 45

    Being physically active is important in a child’s development. But just like adults, kids get injured. One common injury in young athletes that is often overlooked is hip injuries. Join host Scott Sams as he talks with guest Dr. John Christoforetti, a fellowship-trained sports medicine physician on the medical staff at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen. They'll talk about how to spot this kind of injury, how it’s treated and ways to prevent the injury altogether.

    • 18 min

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