Free lecture: Natural ways to lower your cholesterol – Feb. 28

Feb. 14, 2012

In celebration of American Heart Month in February, Flagstaff Medical Center, the Heart & Vascular Center of Northern Arizona and New Frontiers Natural Marketplace are sponsoring “Natural Ways to Lower Your Cholesterol” with Cardiologist Kenneth Bescak. M.D. Dr. Bescak will discuss how eating the right foods can lower cholesterol, reducing the need for medication.
This free, informative heart-healthy event is from 6 – 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 28, New Frontiers Natural Marketplace at the Aspen Place at the Sawmill, 320 Cambridge Lane (off Butler Ave. and Lone Tree Rd.), Flagstaff. For more information, call 928 773-2080.

Dr. Bescak is a diagnostic cardiologist with the Heart & Vascular Center of Northern Arizona. He is an expert on how to treat and manage high cholesterol through proper nutrition. He specializes in lipid management, coronary heart disease management and cardiac rehabilitation. Dr. Bescak is one of 500 board-certified lipidologists in the country certified by the American Board of Clinical Lipidology. Lipid management is an important factor in the prevention of coronary artery disease and peripheral arterial disease.

The Heart & Vascular Center of Northern Arizona (HVCNA) is a world-class physician practice offering services ranging from general cardiology and the treatment of chronic heart and vascular conditions to advanced surgical techniques, including open heart surgery. HVCNA is a partnership between Flagstaff Medical Center and Verde Valley Medical Center with offices located in Camp Verde, Cottonwood, Flagstaff, Sedona and Winslow. For more information, visit To make an appointment, call 877 928-WELL.  

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