Contact: Marion Ciciarelli
Oswego Health’s Vandana Patil, MD, will provide an Ask The Doctor program on one of summer’s greatest fears, tick-related diseases, including Lyme disease at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 19th at GS Steamers in Oswego.
Dr. Patil will also discuss other summertime ailments and how best to avoid them.
Dr. Patil is a board-certified family medicine physician. She attended the NDMVPS Medical Center in Nasik, India and completed her residency at Saint Joseph Medical Center at New York Medical College. She provides care at Central Square PrimeCare, which is located on the lower level of the Central Square Medical Center, 3045 East Avenue in Central Square.
Along with Dr. Patil, educators from the Oswego County Health Department will also be on hand to distribute tick removal kits and important tips on how to avoid the pests.
The Ask The Doctor Forum is a free presentation sponsored by the Oswego Health Community Development Office. The Ask The Doctor Forum is designed to create an open dialogue between health care providers/professionals and interested members of the greater Oswego County community. Reservations are encouraged by calling 315-349-5500.