Monthly Archives: October 2017

Free Seminar – Do You Suffer From Tingling and Burning Hands and Feet?

Community MemorialHealth System 2017 Seminar Series

This condition, known as peripheral neuropathy, affects an estimated 20 million people in the United States alone. Symptoms can range from numbness and tingling, to burning, pricking and even muscle weakness. Symptoms may be experienced over a period of days, weeks, or years, and many neuropathies worsen over time. Come and learn as Dr. Heidari discusses ways to manage your symptoms and help alleviate the discomfort.

Dr. Neda Heidari

Dr. Neda Heidari specializes in neurology and neurophysiology. She received her medical degree from Tehran University of Medical Sciences, completed residency training at University of Nebraska Medical Center, and fellowship at USC University Hospital. Dr. Heidari is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and is an active member of the Community Memorial Hospital medical staff.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
6:00 P.M.
Community Memorial Hospital
Nichols Auditorium, 8th Floor
147 N. Brent St., Ventura


or contact Brown Paper Tickets
at at 800/838-3006


KVTA 1590 News/Talk Radio SeaView IPA Accountable Care Alliance of Ventura
This entry was posted on

Breast Cancer Symposium

Breast Cancer Symposium

In the United States, breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer and the second leading cause of cancer death in women. An estimated 252,710 women will be diagnosed this year and more than 40,500 will die. This symposium provides the latest information on breast cancer detection, diagnosis and the latest concepts on treatment options and cancer support for those facing breast cancer, caregivers and family.


Maria Halvorson, D.O.
Breast Cancer Screening and
Survivorship Care
Debra Lawry, R.N., OCN and
Lyndsay Heitmann, LCSW

Patient Navigation Services and
Resources for Breast Cancer
Lynn Kong, M.D.
Personalized Treatment of
Breast Cancer
Thomas Fogel, M.D.
Advances in the Radiotherapeutic
Treatment of Breast Cancer
Constanze Rayhrer, M.D.
Modern Breast Cancer Surgery
MeeAe Kwon, M.D.
Pathology Specimens, Diagnosis
and Prognostic Tests
Susan Speer, MS, RD, CSO
The Anti-Cancer Diet

Saturday, November 4, 2017
7:30 A.M. – 12:15 P.M.
Soule Park Clubhouse
1033 E. Ojai Ave., Ojai


or contact Brown Paper Tickets
at 800/838-3006


Breast Cancer Symposium Co-Sponsors

This entry was posted on

You’re Invited – Community Memorial Health System Wellness & Fitness Center GRAND OPENING

You’re Invited! JOIN US on Tuesday October 24th from 5 -7 pm at the NEW Community Memorial Health System Wellness & Fitness Center Our new facility is located at 2723 Main Street in Ventura – that’s the corner of Borchard & Main in the old “Video Tyme” building.

The new facility includes a number of enhanced features and amenities:

  • A spacious new floor plan with 20% more space than our previous facility
  • Brand new cardio equipment
  • Innovative new strength equipment featuring enhanced ergonomics and unilateral arm & leg movement
  • New free weight area
  • 1300 sq. ft. group fitness classroom and a variety of classes including yoga, tai chi, strength, and general wellness lectures
  • Brand new locker, shower and bathroom facilites
  • Towel service
  • Secure street-level entry
  • Professional friendly Human Movement Specialists on staff

Our hours of operation are Monday – Friday, 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Attend the Grand Opening for details about membership rates and additional support programs.  Please RSVP at 805.652.5436.  We look forward to seeing you on the 24th!

This entry was posted on

October Classic & Wellness Fair – Saturday October 28th


The 16th Annual October Classic and Wellness Fair is returning to Ojai Valley Community Hospital on Saturday October 28th! Get your costume ready and JOIN US for the 5k, 10k, or 1k Kids Run!  Registration begins at 7am and races start at 8am.

NEW this year is our “Paws for a Cause” Dog Walk!  We know your four-legged friends want to help raise money for our new skilled nursing facility, and this is their chance.  Sign your canine companion up today – the first 50 pre-registered pups will receive event bandanas!

Awards will be given for the best “people” and “pooch” costumes!  We can’t wait to see your creativity, but please keep costumes family-friendly and safe for running.

All proceeds benefit the Ojai Valley Community Hospital Foundation and construction of our new Continuing Care Center.  For more information or to register, visit or call 805-640-2317.

This entry was posted on