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Health Seminars

Health Seminars at Karya Siddhi Hanuman Temple are for the benefit of anyone interested in enriching their knowledge about the common medical diseases including prevention and general treatments. They will scheduled every third Saturday from 10:30AM until the mid-day Aarti with Temple Mahaprasad for all afterwards.

Below are the planned and past Health Seminars:

Upcoming Health Seminars

To be scheduled.

Past Health Seminars

Oct162010

Chronic Kidney Disease

Time: 10:30AM | Topic Category: Chronic Kidney Disease Dr. Srivasa Chebrolu MD

One in nine Americans have Chronic Kidney Disease. You may have an increased risk for kidney disease if you:

  • have diabetes
  • have high blood pressure
  • have a family history of chronic kidney disease
  • are older
  • belong to a population group that has a high rate of diabetes or high blood pressure, such as African Americans, Hispanic Americans, Asians and American Indians.
Learn about the role of Kidneys in health and disease states. In addition, you will hear about answers to the following questions:
  • What are the common causes of Chronic Kidney Disease?
  • What are the signs and symptoms of Chronic Kidney Disease
  • How do you treat Chronic Kidney Disease?
  • What is End Stage Renal Disease and what are the treatment modalities?

Dr. Srivasa Chebrolu, MD, FACP is a consulting nephrologist with North Texas Kidney Disease Associates and has been providing services in the North Texas area since 2005. He sees patients in his offices in Frisco and Carrollton and provides nephrology consultation to patients at THR Presbyterian Hospital, Plano, TX, and Centennial Medical Center, Frisco, TX, and other local hospitals in the area. Dr. Chebrolu is the Medical Director for Renal Center of Carrollton.

If you have any doubts or questions about on this topic, it is strongly encouraged that you email your questions in ahead of time to: Health@DallasHanuman.Org. This will increase the likelihood of your question being addressed in the alloted time.



Aug212010

First Time Parenting

Time: 10:30AM | Topic Category: Parenting Dr.Deepika Minnal MD

Dr. Minnal will be presenting this topic with experience as a practicing pediatrician and mother. Her insight into the journey of becoming a parent for the first time in America makes this a must attend event.

  • Discipline, limit setting for Children
  • Sleep, toilet training stress in children
  • Check ups required & Immunization shots
  • Precautions for new born baby & Keeping up with health, both mother and baby

Dr. Minnal, MD is a caring and energetic pediatrician with her own practice in Plano.

If you have any doubts or questions about on this topic, it is strongly encouraged that you email your questions in ahead of time to: Health@DallasHanuman.Org. This will increase the likelihood of your question being addressed in the alloted time.



Jul172010

Thyroid Disorders

Time: 10:30AM | Topic Category: Thyroid Dr.Vani Duvuuri MD

Dr.Vani Duvuuri MD will present the seminar on Thyroid Disorders and the following sections will be covered.

  • What is Thyroid?
  • What are the most common thyroid disorders?
  • What are the causes and symptoms of thyroid disorders?
  • Is there a test for thyroid disorders?
  • What are the treatments available for thyroid disorders?

Dr. Duvuuri is a Board certified Endocrinologist, specialized in treatment of Diabetes, thyroid disorders, Osteoporosis... She is in Private Practice for 8 years and her current practice location is at Methodist Richardson Medical Center. She completed Fellow ship training at The Ohio State University Hospitals, Columbus , Ohio

If you have any doubts or questions about on this topic, it is strongly encouraged that you email your questions in ahead of time to: Health@DallasHanuman.Org. This will increase the likelihood of your question being addressed in the alloted time.



Jun192010

Importance of Well Women Exam

Time: 10:30AM | Topic Category: Well Women Dr.Surekha Machupalli MD

Dr.Surekha Machupalli MD will present the seminar on the Importance of Well Women Exam which is a very important and informative area and the following sections will be covered.

  • Why we need the Exam every 12 months?
  • What should all women expect during the Well Women Exam?
  • What happens when new problems arise and how the Physicians treat current problems?
  • What is the importance of PAP, Pelvic and Breast exam, Mammogram etc?
  • What are the insurance issues and how does it work for elderly Medicare?


Dr.Surekha Machupalli MD is a very young energetic, compassionate & experienced Gynecologist and Obstetrician practising in Plano, TX.

If you have any doubts or questions about on this topic, it is strongly encouraged that you email your questions in ahead of time to: Health@DallasHanuman.Org. This will increase the likelihood of your question being addressed in the alloted time.



May152010

Arthiritis

Time: 10:30AM | Topic Category: Arthiritis Dr.Mohan Penmecha

Arthiritis topic will be presented on Saturday, May 15th 2010 at 10:30AM to 11:45AM

Dr. Penmecha will cover what Arthritis is and the different types of it. Also covered will be its causes and symptoms. Be sure to attend this informative session on this leading ailment in the Indian community.

Practicing since 1996, Dr. Penmecha completed his residency in Internal Medicine in Michigan and did his fellowship in Rheumatology at Rush University, Chicago.

If you have any doubts or questions about on this topic, it is strongly encouraged that you email your questions in ahead of time to: Health@DallasHanuman.Org. This will increase the likelihood of your question being addressed in the alloted time.



Apr172010

Diabetes and its serious implications

Time: 10:30AM | Topic Category: Diabetes Dr. Anitha Vyza

Diabets and its serious implications on our Heath will be presented on Saturday, April 17th 2010 at 10:30AM to 11:45AM

Incidence of Diabetes is rising in 21st century . More young individuals are becomming victims to this serious Disease. Should we blame it on our Life style or our Genetics.

  • What is Diabetes and Who is at Risk?
  • What are the symptoms?
  • When to see your doctor?
  • How important is it to TREAT EARLY?
  • What are the benifits of Treating it.
Dr. Anitha Vyza M.D, Internal Medicine graduated from Andhra Medical College, India and trained in Internal Medicine at Montclair N.J. and has 10 yrs of experience. Presently practicing at Centennial Hosp & Medical Center Plano.

If you have any doubts or questions about on this topic, it is strongly encouraged that you email your questions in ahead of time to: Health@DallasHanuman.Org. This will increase the likelihood of your question being addressed in the alloted time.



Mar202010

Heart to Heart

Time: 10:30AM | Topic Category: HEART Dr. Vishnu V. Kalidindi

Heart to Heart Topic will be presented on Saturday, March 20th 2010 at 10:30AM to 11:45AM

According to the current research, by 2010 INDIA will account for 60% heart disease cases worldwide. Learn about the most serious aspects of heart disease - Heart attacks.

  • What is a heart attack? What is Angina?
  • What are the key causes? Risk Factors?
  • How do you know it is a Heart Attack?
  • What are the Treatment options?
  • What are primary & secondary prevention methods?
Dr. Kalidindi (M.D.,MRCP;FACC;FASCA&I) has 13 years experience as a cardiologist in the US. He is currently practicing General, Nuclear and Interventional Cardiology in Centennial Medical Center, Frisco, Baylor Heart Hospital, Plano and Medical center of Plano with offices in Frisco.

If you have any doubts or questions about on this topic, it is strongly encouraged that you email your questions in ahead of time to: Health@DallasHanuman.Org. This will increase the likelihood of your question being addressed in the alloted time.