Lectures, Classes and Events


Lectures, Classes and Events

Free Event:


Women's Health: Urogynecology

Presented by: John Hansill, MD, West Coast OB/GYN
Dates: July 24
Location: Freedom Plaza/Sun City Center, 1010 American Eagle Blvd., Sun City Center, FL 33573
2 p.m.

Dr. Hansill will provide an informed discussion on female urinary incontinence at this free lecture. He will bring information on what treatments are available today to improve the quality of your daily living. Please bring your questions. Call 813-633-1992 to make a reservation.

Surgical Options for Weight Loss including Sleeve Gastrectomy

Presented by: Stelios Rekkas, MD, Manatee Surgical Alliance
Upcoming Dates:
July 30, August 27, September 24, October 29, November 19, December 17
Location: 206 Second Street East, Bradenton
Room: MMH Executive Boardroom
Time: 6 – 7 p.m.

Dr. Rekkas offers free monthly seminars that include information about Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy, a weight-loss surgery that removes approximately two-thirds of the stomach and can reduce diabetes, high blood pressure and other obesity-related conditions. Seating is limited to this FREE event. Please reserve your place today by calling Direct Doctors Plus at 941-708-8100.

MAKOplasty® Partial Knee Resurfacing and Total Hip Replacement Surgery

Presented by: John R. Ayres, MD, Coastal Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

Dr. Ayres, an orthopedic surgeon that uses the MAKO robot for partial knee resurfacing and total hip replacement, will be providing free lectures for the community. He will explain the surgery process including what to expect during your recovery time. Don't let pain hold you back. Please reserve your place today by calling the phone numbers listed below with each location.

Date: Tuesday, July 21
12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
Location: Water's Edge of Bradenton
3003 19th St. W., Bradenton, FL
Call 941-748-7797 to make a reservation

Date: Thursday, August 6
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Location: Freedom Village at Bradenton
6406 21st Ave. W., Bradenton, FL
Call 941-757-3079 to make a reservation

Upcoming Classes:

Diabetes Self-management and Education Class

Facilitated by Susan Schussler, RD, CDE, Nutrition & Diabetes Education for You, LLC

Upcoming Date: September 14, 21, 28 / October 5, 12, 19 / November 2, 9, 16
Time: 2:00 – 4:30 p.m.
Tower Classroom A or Manatee One & Two - Room location will be posted
Manatee Memorial Hospital, 206 Second Street East, Bradenton, FL 34208
Cost: $25 for workbook

This three-week day class will cover healthy eating, being active, monitoring diabetic medications, problem solving, healthy coping and reducing risk of complications. There will be a time for questions and answers during each class. The class is limited to 25 people.

Note: Payment for the class will be accepted at the first night's registration. Check, cash or credit card (MC & Visa) will be accepted.

Please call 941-708-8100 to make your reservation today.

Childbirth and Parenting Classes

Manatee Memorial Hospital offers classes for expectant moms and dads each month. All classes are held at MOMM's Place, 250 Second Street East, Suite 3F (next to the hospital).

View the class schedule >

Please call 941-745-6925 to register or for more information.

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