OAKBEND MEDICAL CENTER ANNOUNCES SPORTS
PHYSICALS AND SUDDEN CARDIAC DEATH SCREENINGS IN RICHMOND AND WHARTON
Richmond, TX…OakBend Medical Center is pleased
to announce that it has scheduled three days for sports physicals and sudden
cardiac death screenings in the Fort Bend and Wharton area.
The cost is $20 cash and includes all
screenings. The dates and locations are:
Saturday, May 18 from 8am – Noon at the
Williams Way location, 22003 SW Freeway, Richmond;
Tuesday, May 21 from 4pm-7pm at the Wharton
location, 10141 US Hwy
59 Rd., Wharton, Texas; and
Saturday, July 13 from 8am – Noon
at the Williams Way location, 22003 SW Freeway, Richmond;
many sports physical events, OakBend Medical Group doctors will be performing
many of the tests and reviewing all test results on site. Dr. Long Cao will be covering the cardiac
portion of the testing which includes EKGs and echocardiograms to help prevent
sudden death. Last year there were two students with potential problems that
were found early.
David Wallace, sports medicine, will be performing physicals; Dr. Christine
Nguyen, podiatrist, will do foot exams to make sure the students are wearing
the proper shoes and Drs. Fred Speck and Enrique Pena-Garcia, orthopedics, will
be there to address any issues that might be found with the students and to
sign off on the exams.
appointments is necessary, students will be seen in the order of arrival.
Please show up with the student’s paperwork filled out to expedite the process.
Students must be accompanied by an adult.
you have any questions, please contact Linda Drummond at 281-341-2864 or email
About OakBend Medical Center
Medical Center is the last remaining independent, nonprofit hospital in the
Greater Houston area, providing exceptional service with its four hospitals and
many specialty centers.
OakBend follows an innovative model of care that makes the patient the captain
of the care team, up-ending the traditional approach to nursing where the
doctors and nurses act as leaders of the team. This patient-centered care
drives OakBend’s services and programs, including its signature No Wait ER, an
advanced trauma center and the Jack and Billie Wendt Acute Care for the Elderly