Dr. Sanford Katz

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Airs Thursday, July 11, 2019, at 6 p.m. Summer may mean “fun in the sun,” but it also means it’s time to look at your skincare routine. Tune in for Health Matters, Thursday at 6 p.m. Dr. Randall Brewer will host this show on protecting your skin from the effects of the sun and treatments for damage that is already done. Guests will be facial plastic surgeon Dr. Ken Sanders; radiation oncologist Dr. Sanford Katz, with Willis-Knighton Cancer Center; and dermatologist Dr. Josephine Futrell, with Ark-La-Tex Dermatology. Questions will be taken during the show at 1-800-552-8502.

 

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Airs Thursday, May 16, 2019, at 6 p.m. Headache, nausea, and sensitivity to light and sound can all be symptoms of migraine. Tune in Thursday for Health Matters to learn about migraines and other headaches. Our host, Dr. Sanford Katz, will be joined by headache specialist Dr. Debra Davis, pain specialist Dr. Randall Brewer and neurosurgeon Dr. Jessica Wilden. Your questions will be taken at 1-800-552-8502.

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Airs Thursday, February 7, 2019, at 6 p.m. Early detection leads to better outcomes in cancer care. Tune in for Health Matters, Thursday at 6 p.m. Dr. Sanford Katz will be joined by Dr. Paul Khater, Assistant Professor of Urology at LSU Health Shreveport; Dr. Jerry McLarty, Director of Cancer Prevention Programs at Feist-Weiller Cancer Center; and Jennifer Green Lance, Business Director of Partners in Wellness, to talk about cancer screenings and the 2019 Family Health Day at Feist-Weiller Cancer Center. Questions will be taken at 1-800-552-8502 during the show.

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Airs Thursday, November 1, 2018, at 6 p.m. Precision medicine and genomic sequencing are leading to better treatment options for cancer patients. Tune in for Health Matters, Thursday at 6 p.m. Dr. Sanford Katz will be joined by Dr. Mindie Kavanagh and Dr. Ellen Friday from Feist-Weiller Cancer Center at LSU Health Shreveport to talk about these new advances in fighting cancer. Questions will be taken at 1-800-552-8502.

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Airs Thursday, August 23, 2018, at 6 p.m. Selecting a weight loss plan to follow can be a mind-boggling experience, Keto, Mediterranean, low carb… how do you choose? Tune in for Health Matters, Thursday at 6 p.m. Dr. Sanford Katz will be joined by Dr. Kenneth Sanders, Dr. Laura Kimball-Ravari, Dr. Jennifer Singh, and nutritionist Julie Hartley to help us sort out the pros and cons of some of the most popular diet trends. Questions will be taken at 800-552-8502.

About our guests:

Dr. Kenneth Sanders is a Board Certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon at Kenneth Sanders Facial Plastic Surgery. .Recently, he’s gotten involved in Keto supplements. Dr. Laura Kimball-Rivari in an endocrinologist with Willis-Knighton Health Systems. She has a special interest in diabetes management and osteoporosis. Dr. Jennifer Singh  is the LSU Health Shreveport School of Allied Health Professions Physician Assistant Program Medical Director, and Director of Integrative and Lifestyle Medicine Services at Feist-Weiller Cancer Center. .Lifestyle Medicine is an emerging medical specialization focused on treating the whole person.  Julie Hartley is a Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist, Certified Health Coach and Exercise/Yoga instructor, who leads workshops on Functional Nutrition and Wellness for Willis Knighton Health Systems. 

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