Holy Spirit News

Educational Seminar on Atrial Fibrillation to be Offered

Posted: 1 March 2012

Holy Spirit Health System will host a free educational seminar on Atrial Fibrillation (Afib) and the latest treatment options. Safwat Gassis, MD, FACC, of Capital Cardiovascular Associates, will present “Atrial Fibrillation: New Treatment Options for this Common Irregular Heart Rhythm” on Friday, March 16, at 6 p.m. The lecture will be held in Holy Spirit Hospital’s Auditorium.

Dr. Gassis will discuss how to recognize the symptoms of atrial fibrillation, as well as its causes and risk factors. He also will discuss the innovative and effective treatments offered at the Ortenzio Heart Center.

There is no need to register. Light refreshments will be served. If you have questions, please call 763-2900.