Free seminar to detect Peripheral Vascular Disease

If you suffer from pain in the legs, sores on the feet or burning sensations in the toes you may have a condition called  Peripheral Vascular Disease.

The condition affects about 10 million people in the United States.

Johns Hopkins doctors will offer free screenings for the disease 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at Towson Town Center Mall. The screenings will take place in the Grand Court on level 1.  

Untreated PVD can cause debilitating pain, swelling, poor wound healing, heart attack or even stroke. 

Dr. Mark Lessne, Johns Hopkins Vascular and Interventional Radiologist, will be on hand to answers questions about the disease.

Appointments are encouraged, but walk-ins are welcome. Call 410-614-2227 to reserve a confirmed space.

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