Signature Medical Group Community's Nutrition Outreach program now partners with Mid-east Area Agency on Aging to bring valuable healthcare information senior citizens at senior centers throughout St. Louis. Through this partnership, Signature Medical Group's private-practice physicians and registered nutritionist present a wide range of health related topics including orthodpedic pain, cold and flu season, eating for health and making simple meals at home.
"The goal of this partnership is to offer community members important information on health and wellness. the physicians of Signature Medical Group want to make sure the senior community is well informed and educated on the importance of healthy living, Registered Dietician Liz Erker explained.
Upcoming presentations include: Orthopedic Care, February 13 at 225 Lemay Ferry in Lemay, MO, 63125.
Signature MedicalGroup is comprised of more than 100 multi-specialty private-practice physicians, providing orthopedic, OB/GYN, gastrointestinal, allergy, family medicine, pediatrics, neurosurgery, colon and rectal surgery, surgical and dermatologyservices. Physicians at SMG’s 22 medical practices see patients at 31 locations
in the St. Louis area; Bolivar, MO, and now the Kansas City area. SMG physiciansperform more than 405,000 patient visits and deliver more than 3,000 babies annually. Findings from a recent study show evidence that SMG physicians outperform other physicians in the St. Louis area by providing care at 20-30 percent less cost with excellent quality outcomes.