University of Maryland Charles Regional Surgical Care is hosting a Community Open House on October 2nd at 6 p.m. at its office in La Plata. Stop in to enjoy light refreshments, meet the staff and learn about all the services available from the team of skilled, experienced surgeons.
The practice, formerly La Plata Surgical Care, has a general focus and surgeons offer a wide range of specialties. Be sure to welcome the staff’s newest addition, vascular surgeon Dr. Maria E. Litzendorf.
Dr. Litzendorf arrived in Southern Maryland this fall after several years teaching and practicing at The Ohio State University Medical Center. She specializes in diagnosis and treatment of leg pain, varicose veins, spider veins, peripheral artery disease, non-healing wounds and limb salvage.
The practice’s general surgeons are Dr. Suryakant J. Patel and Dr. Eleanor Faherty. Dr. Patel, a well-known and respected surgeon, treats a variety of conditions, including cancer, infections, gallstones, abdominal pain and appendicitis. Dr. Faherty, an Iraq veteran and a seasoned surgeon, specializes in breast conditions, cancer, masses, hernia and more.
UM CRMC Surgical Care Open House
Wednesday, October 2
6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
500 Charles Street, La Plata