Charlotte Hungerford Hospital will present a Diabetes Health Talk featuring a “What’s New In Diabetes?” a health talk by Endocrinologist Dr. Egils Bogdanovics and “Diabetic Foot Care” by CHH Podiatric Surgeons Dennis D’Onofrio, DPM, FACFAS, and Darren Winkler, DPM.
The presentations will be held on Wednesday, November 8th beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Charlotte Hungerford Hospital Memorial Conference Room, 540 Litchfield Street, Torrington. Admission is FREE and refreshments will be served. Please R.S.V.P. to 860-496-2198.
Endocrinologist Dr. Egils Bogdanovics CHH Diabetes and Endocrinology at 780 Litchfield Street, Torrington, offers comprehensive and multi-disciplinary approach to diabetes treatment and disease management. His team of board certified diabetes specialists, certified diabetes educators, registered dietitians, and social workers are specifically trained to help people with diabetes avoid complications and maintain better health. The practice accepts most major insurances. For more information call (860) 496-2198.
CHH Podiatric Surgeons Dennis D’ Onofrio, DPM, FACFAS, and Darren Winkler, DPM, serve patients at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital’s new Diabetic Foot Center, the newest offering of the hospital’s Multi-Specialty Group of physician practices and service providers. The Diabetes Foot Center provides effective, timely diagnosis and treatment of foot wounds for diabetic patients. This is located at the Hospital’s Turner Coe Annex, connected to the Main Tower Building at 540 Litchfield Street, Torrington, with parking behind the Memorial Building. For more information call (860) 496-6723.
Every November, the American Diabetes Association encourages the public to learn more about diabetes and the risks associated with the disease. Diabetes is a serious disease that affects the body’s ability to produce or respond properly to insulin, a hormone that allows blood glucose (sugar) to enter the cells of the body and be used for energy.
Charlotte Hungerford Hospital is a 109-bed, general acute care hospital located in Torrington, Connecticut, that serves as a regional health care resource for 100,000 residents of Litchfield County and Northwest Connecticut. One-Thousand Employees, One Job, Your Health. Visit www.charlottehungerford.org for information.