Erlanger Health Fair Day Is Oct. 21 At Chattanooga Market

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Erlanger Health System announces Erlanger Health Fair Day is Sunday, Oct. 21, at the Chattanooga Market from 11 a.m.-4 p.m.  More than a dozen Erlanger departments and physician practices will be on hand to answer health questions and provide valuable health information.  
"Not only will Chattanooga Market customers have a vast array of local produce and products to choose from to enhance their healthy lifestyle, they will also have the opportunity to meet Erlanger staff and specialists who make it their priority to provide the best medical and healthcare needs to residents in our region," officials said.
Physicians and medical representatives from multiple Erlanger facilities will be available to answer medical questions and discuss their services.  The following departments will participate at the Chattanooga Market at First Tennessee Pavilion on Oct. 21. 

Children's Hospital Emergency Department
Erlanger Community Health Centers
Erlanger Primary Care - Pineville Road
Erlanger Institute for Sports & Health
Erlanger Orthopaedics
Erlanger Center for Women & WISH
Erlanger Women's Services 
Erlanger Heart & Lung Institute
Erlanger Oncology 
Erlanger Urology
Academic Gastroenterology
Erlanger Kidney Transplant Center
Erlanger Surgical Services
Erlanger Trauma Services

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