WOR710's HealthNavigator Features Raritan Bay Medical Center Physicians Dr. Laurence Chaise and Dr. Boris Volshteyn and Chef Roy Cooke

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Breast cancer detection, breast reconstruction and healthy eating the Caribbean way will be discussed.

HealthNavigator, the weekly health and wellness radio show on WOR710AM, will air at 10PM this Sunday, November 10th. Hosted by Abe Kasbo and sponsored by Raritan Bay Medical Center, the hour-long episode will feature Dr. Laurence Chaise, Dr. Boris Volshteyn and Chef Roy Cooke.

Dr. Laurence Chaise, a radiologist with Raritan Bay Medical Center and its Center for Women, will be discussing the importance of breast cancer screening and early detection. He will highlight who should be screened and how often. He will also detail the different types of screening methods used and explain the importance each plays in the detection of breast cancer. Dr. Chaise will then provide information on the latest technological advances in breast cancer detection, including tomosynthesis, also known as 3D imaging.

In the second segment, Dr. Boris Volshteyn, a plastic surgeon at Raritan Bay Medical Center, will discuss breast reconstruction. He will explain how breast reconstruction can still be possible for a patient who is undergoing or has undergone chemotherapy or radiation. Dr. Volshteyn will present the different types of reconstruction surgeries that are available, what makes a patient a good candidate for each surgery, possible complications from the surgery and what a patient can expect recovery to be like.

Roy Cooke, Executive Sous Chef at Peter Island, an exclusive private island resort located in the British Virgin Islands, will join us to talk about adding Caribbean flavor to everyday meals. Chef Roy will talk about using typical herbs and spices found in Caribbean cuisine to boost flavor in healthy cooking. He will also provide listeners with a favorite, simple recipe to prepare at home.

Listeners are invited to tune in to HealthNavigator on WOR710 every Sunday from 10PM to 11PM. HealthNavigator is hosted by Abe Kasbo, sponsored by Raritan Bay Medical Center, and produced by Verasoni Worldwide, a marketing and public relations firm in Montclair, NJ.

About Raritan Bay Medical Center

With hospitals in Old Bridge and Perth Amboy Raritan Bay Medical Center (RBMC) is a New Jersey state-designated primary stroke center, a recipient of the American Stroke Association Get with the Guidelines® - Stroke Silver Plus and Heart Failure Gold Performance Achievement Awards, recognizing the optimal care of stroke and heart failure patients. The hospital is one of less than seven percent of hospitals nationally to achieve re-designation as a Magnet Hospital, recognizing nursing excellence. RBMC is ranked in the top 10 percent of New Jersey hospitals in surgical care according to the 2012 NJ Hospital Performance Report. Among its flagship programs are the Human Motion Institute, a comprehensive musculoskeletal program, and Institute for Weight Loss, specializing in bariatric surgery. For more information, visit rbmc.org or facebook.com/myrbmc.

About Verasoni Worldwide

Verasoni Worldwide is a full-service marketing and PR agency in Montclair, New Jersey. Verasoni Worldwide delivers expertise to multiple markets including healthcare, financial services and banking, government, travel and hospitality and not for profit. Verasoni Worldwide is widely recognized as a leader in developing and implementing meaningful, cut-through creative campaigns for clients. Verasoni Worldwide is a pioneer of the integration of digital and traditional media, including public relations, advertising, brand development, reputation management and global marketing communications strategies. To learn more, visit verasoni.com, facebook.com/verasoni, or the Verasoni Twitter @verasoni (twitter.com/verasoni).

Eric Muench
Raritan Bay Medical Center

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