September 23, 2013
|Dr. Kristin Williams, neurologist
Fauquier Health will host a lecture on Stroke and TIA (transient ischemic attack) by neurologist Kristin Williams, M.D., of Fauquier Health Neurology. The presentation will be held at 7 p.m., on Thursday, October 10, in the Sycamore Room at Fauquier Hospital.
Stroke is the fourth-leading cause of death and the number-one cause of long-term disability in the U.S. During this presentation, Dr. Williams will explain the difference between a TIA and stroke, and the signs and symptoms of both. In addition, she will discuss the latest diagnostic tools and treatment options available and how to determine if someone is having a stroke or a TIA.
Dr. Williams explains the intricacies of these serious medical conditions in laymen’s terms and uses clear visuals during her lectures. She will take questions from the audience before closing.
Registration for Dr. Williams’ talk can be arranged by calling 540-316-3588.