Lunch & Learn: An ARH Women’s Health Series Set for April 11


Middlesboro ARH Hospital invites ladies in the community to its women’s health series called Lunch & Learn.

Lunch & Learn offers insight and tips on a variety of women’s health issues. On Tuesday, April 11, ARH Surgeon Robert L. Thomas, MD will give a presentation on “Surgical Options for Breast Disease.”

Dr. Thomas is board certified in surgery, and specializes in breast surgery as well as thyroidectomy, skin cancer and laparoscopic procedures including gallbladder, appendectomy, hernia and colon cancer at Middlesboro ARH Hospital.

Dr. Thomas received his medical degree from the University of Tennessee in Memphis, Tennessee and completed his surgery residency at the University of Tennessee in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Dr. Thomas began his surgery career in 1985, and has done several thousand breast surgeries.

Adult women of all ages are invited to the Lunch & Learn series. The lunch will be held in the hospital classroom, which is located near the MRI entrance at the back of the hospital. Lunch will be served at noon with the program starting by 12:15 p.m. and ending at 12:45 p.m. Lunch is free and there will be an opportunity to win a door prize.

Ladies, to reserve your lunch, please send an email to or call Elaine Smith at 606.242.1222. Due to limited seating, reservations are required.

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