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CustomFit Physicals for Women
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - 12 Noon (Eastern Time)

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Holly L. Thacker, MD

  • ObGyn & Women’s Health Institute
  • Director, Center for Specialized Women’s Health
  • Executive Director, Speaking of Women’s Health
  • Cleveland Clinic

Whether you’re a busy executive who puts in 60-hour work weeks or a mom who is busy putting the needs of her family before her own, you can’t afford to neglect your health. CustomFit Physicals for Women provide a uniquely personalized healthcare service that offers you the convenience of a receiving a comprehensive set of evaluations and an individual plan of action based on your results – in just one day. Join us! Learn all about the program and why all of this personalized service and convenience is a value with a $1,000 out-of-pocket fee.

Your CustomFit experience starts with a call to women’s health expert, Mary McDonnell, RN. After discussing your medical history, health concerns, and lifestyle, Nurse Mary will consult with Center for Specialized Women’s Health Physicians to recommend a set of evaluations tailored to your needs. She will schedule your exams in succession to optimize your time during your visit.

You will enjoy a private waiting room during any downtime during your exam, and also other amenities from refreshments to a robe and slippers to relax in. Before you leave, you’ll have a complete picture of your health and a personalized take-home plan to improve your wellness and reduce risks.

Join us! Learn all about the program and why all of this personalized service and convenience is a value with a $1,000 out-of-pocket fee.

About the Speaker
Holly L. Thacker, MD, is internationally regarded as a thought-leader in women’s health. She founded the Center for Specialized Women’s Health, within the ObGyn & Women’s Health Institute, at Cleveland Clinic more than 15 years ago. Using an interdisciplinary approach in which physicians with different medical specialties, nurses and other allied health professionals collaborate on patient care, the center has become a model for women’s healthcare and education. She is board-certified in internal medicine and her specialty interests include breast cancer risk assessment, hormone therapy, menopause and related medical problems, menstrual disorders and interdisciplinary women's health, osteoporosis, menopause and women's health.

Dr. Thacker did her undergraduate work and attended medical school at University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine. She completed her internship and residency at Cleveland Clinic.

She is also the executive director of Speaking of Women’s Health and author of several books on women’s health.

About the Center for Specialized Women’s Health
At Cleveland Clinic’s Center for Specialized Women’s Health, patients are seen in a caring environment that emphasizes technological excellence as well as emotional well-being. The Center offers a full range of state-of-the-art services for testing the unique and changing medical needs of women. We use an interdisciplinary approach to evaluate your problem and arrive at the best treatment for you.

In addition to CustomFit Physicals and wellness exams, professionals within the Center for Specialized Women's Health offer a variety of services, including evaluation and/or treatment of:

• Menopause
• Peri- and post- menopausal concerns
• Hormonal concerns and menopausal hormone therapy including “bio-identical” hormones
• Osteoporosis including bone density and treatments which include yearly infusion therapy
• Uterine Fibroids and hysterectomy alternatives including UFE and endometrial ablations
• Urinary incontinence/urine leakage
• Urinary tract infections/bladder symptoms
• Sexually transmitted infections and vaginitis
• Female Sexual dysfunction
• Breast cancer risk assessment and breast concerns
• Cervical disease including HPV, colposcopy and LEEP

Women can access routine cancer screenings and information on cardiovascular disease prevention.
Several Cleveland Clinic staff members have participated in the North American Menopause Society (NAMS) Certified Menopause Practitioner Program (NCMP), a competency examination program to set the standards for menopause practices, and to assist women in locating clinicians who could provide optimal menopause-related health care.

Cleveland Clinic's gynecology program is ranked No.3 in the nation by U.S.News & World Report and top-ranked in Ohio.

To begin your CustomFit Physical experience with Dr. Holly L. Thacker or Dr. Lynn Pattimakiel, please call 216.445.7600, or toll-free 800.223.2273, ext 57600. Visit us online at clevelandclinic.org/womenshealth

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