September is PAD Awareness month

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RICHMOND, Va. – According to the US Department of Health and Human Services, Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) affects on average 8 to 12 million Americans. Dr. Mitchell Waskin, DPM and Cardiologist Dr. Kumar Ashwani, MD, FACC talked about the signs and symptoms. The Foot & Ankle Center & Virginia Cardiovascular Specialists are offering two free seminars, Tuesday, September 13th at at the Foot and Ankle Center on Johnston Willis Drive and on Tuesday, September 20th at the Virginia Cardiovascular Specialists on Harbour Side Center Loop. Both sessions are from 5:45 pm to 7 pm. For more information you can visit http://www.320-foot.com and http://www.vacardio.com