Go Red for Women

Go Red for Women

Go Red for Women is the American Heart Association’s national movement to end heart disease and strokes in women.

National WEAR RED Day is Friday, February 7, 2020.

We wear red to raise awareness about cardiovascular disease and save lives. When we come together, there’s nothing we can’t do!

Visit www.goredforwomen.org for additional ways to donate and be involved!!

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M Family Foundation Ovarian Cancer: Causes, Risks, and Prevention

M Family Foundation Ovarian Cancer: Causes, Risks, and Prevention

Part 1 of a 3-Part Series on learning the risk factors to help lower your risk.MFamilyFoundation

Inherited genetic mutations: Genetic tests can detect mutations associated with these inherited syndromes. If you have a family history of breast, ovarian, thyroid, colorectal, or endometrial (uterine) cancers, you might want to ask your doctor about genetic counseling and testing. The American Cancer Society recommends discussing genetic testing with a qualified cancer genetics professional before any genetic testing is done.  

These tests include mutations in the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes,  PTEN (PTEN tumor hamartoma syndrome), STK11 (Peutz-Jeghers syndrome), MUTYH (MUTYH-associated polyposis), and the many genes that can cause hereditary nonpolyposis colon cancer (MLH1MLH3MSH2MSH6TGFBR2PMS1, and PMS2).

For additional information on Ovarian Cancer, check out our website at MFamilyFoundation.org

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Celebration Obstetrics and Gynecology Announces New Hospitalist

Celebration Obstetrics and Gynecology Announces New Hospitalist

Celebration Obstetrics and Gynecology is thrilled to share the addition of the Hospitalist Program as part of our care team. The Hospitalist Program was specially designed to improve the quality of care for patients. Obstetrician/gynecologist (OB/GYN) hospitalists are physicians who assume the care of laboring women, manage obstetric triage, and handle in-hospital obstetric emergencies.

Michele Johnson, MD, FACOGMichele Johnson, MD, FACOG

Dr. Michele Johnson was born in Arizona and grew up in New York. She graduated with honors from the University of San Diego, where she majored in Biology. Upon graduation, she attended Medical School at the Ross University School of Medicine in Dominica, West Indies. Dr. Johnson initiated a program to provide transportation and care for pregnant women in the villages of Dominica. Upon completion of her basic science curriculum, she returned to New York City to complete her clinical rotations. This is where her passion for Obstetrics and Gynecology began. After graduating from medical school, she completed her residency at Oakwood Hospital and Medical Center in Detroit. She practiced general OB/GYN for several years before becoming an OB-Hospitalist. Her passion lies in caring for patients in the hospital during their delivery.

Dr. Johnson specializes in managing obstetrical emergencies as well as patients in the emergency room. Her interests include high risk obstetrics and hospital-based medicine. Dr. Johnson loves calling Celebration home. In her spare time, you can usually find her at the baseball fields supporting her sons in their competitive baseball leagues. Her family just welcomed a baby girl in March of 2019. 

Denise Klemczak, DO, FACOG Denise L. Klemczak, DO, FACOOG

Dr. Denise Klemczak was born in the Metro Detroit Area of Michigan and grew up with her mom and sister.  She was a presidential scholarship recipient and received her undergraduate B.S. in Biology from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan.  Dr. Klemczak completed her Osteopathic medical degree at Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2003. She served as the Student Council President and representative to the College of Osteopathic Student Government Presidents for the American Osteopathic Association.  Following her graduation from residency in 2007, she joined the Illinois Valley Community Hospital and spent 6 years serving the community before joining a practice in Kissimmee in 2013. During her time with this practice, she was part of a teaching program of medical students and Obstetrics and Gynecology residents for the University of Central Florida.  Feeling the need to have more time with her family, she became a labor/delivery and hospital specialist serving the high- risk community at St Joseph’s Women’s Hospital in Tampa. She joined Celebration Obstetrics and Gynecology in 2019. 

Dr. Klemczak is married to her high school sweetheart, and they have 3 wonderful children.  The family lives in Celebration and loves to serve the community through Boy Scouts and the Celebration K8 school activities.  Her favorite things are spending time with her family, outdoor activities, exploring museums, playing games, Peloton, anything Star Wars, and reading.

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