March 17 2010 - Free TMF Heart Screening And Event

For Immediate Release

March 17, 2010

For More Information:
John Moore
Media Relations
(903) 531-4542


Tyler, TX – Trinity Mother Frances will sponsor “Here For Your Heart”, a free heart health screening event, March 19 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Trinity Clinic-Athens, located at 1505 Highway 19 South.

Marina Flaskas, MD, a Trinity Clinic Cardiologist, will be available for “Talk To The Expert” from noon until 3 p.m. Free Framingham heart risk assessments and carotid ultrasound and blood pressure screenings will be available.

The event will include drawings and giveaways.

“Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death and serious illness in the nation. At Trinity Mother Frances, we’re committed to helping prevent heart disease with early intervention,” said John Moore, public information officer, Trinity Mother Frances Hospitals and Clinics. “We invite you to our heart health and screening event to receive a free Framingham Risk Assessment, a tool that evaluates your chances of having a heart attack within the next 10 years.”

For more information, to schedule a screening and to register for the event, please call Trinity Mother Frances at (903) 531-5678 of (800) 535-9799.