Methodist Mansfield Medical Center helps student athletes 2016

Doctors provide critical screenings for Mansfield ISD athletics

WHAT:
Methodist Mansfield’s physicians and nurses are volunteering their time to help Mansfield ISD athletes get a start on the upcoming season. The hospital is teaming with district officials to offer sports physicals and echocardiograms at the Amon G. Carter Foundation Heart and Vascular Center at Methodist Mansfield this Saturday. The sports physicals will be led by Jeff McDaniel, MD, sports medicine family health physician on the Methodist Mansfield medical staff. Cardiologist Alan Taylor, MD, will perform the echocardiograms.

WHEN:
Saturday, April 29, 2017 9 a.m. to noon

WHERE:
Methodist Mansfield Medical Center and Amon G. Carter Foundation Heart and Vascular Center, 2700 E. Broad Street, Mansfield, TX 76063

Video Opportunities:
There will be hundreds of athletes and their parent’s participating in the athletic physical exams and Echo’s. The echos are offered free to the community from 9 a.m. to noon by appointment by calling 682-242-6401 and the sports physicals are $10 with all proceeds going directly to the athletic department.

Opportunities to view the sport’s physicals and echo’s or interview the parents, athletes or physicians are welcomed. Please let Angel Biasatti know if you plan to attend at 214-724-7807.

About Methodist Health System

Guided by the founding principles of life, learning, and compassion, Dallas-based Methodist Health System (Methodist) provides quality, integrated health care to improve and save the lives of individuals and families throughout North Texas. Seven hospitals and 25 Methodist Family Health Centers and Medical Groups are among the facilities served by the nonprofit Methodist Health System, which is affiliated by covenant with the North Texas Conference of the United Methodist Church. Recognized by Modern Healthcare as one of the fastest-growing health systems in America, Methodist continues to add facilities and services to enhance patient care along the entire continuum. Additional information is available at MethodistHealthSystem.org. Connect through Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter.

Contacts:
Angel Biasatti
Director of Community & PR
angelbiasatti@mhd.com
214.724.7807