Dr. Sanford Katz

  Airs Thursday, August 13, at 6 p.m. Summertime is an important time of year to protect your skin from skin cancer and premature aging. Dr. Sanford Katz hosts this Health Matters. Dr. Kenneth Sanders, facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon with Knight and Sanders Plastic Surgery, and Dr. Sarah Glorioso, dermatologist with Ark-La-Tex Dermatology, will be our guests to discuss skin care and skin cancer. Your questions are welcome at 1-800-552-8502 or via Twitter @rrrpublicradio.

Airs Thursday, July 2, at 6 p.m. Receiving a cancer diagnosis can be a frightening experience. Fortunately, great strides have been made in improving cancer treatments in recent years. Dr. Sanford Katz will host this edition of “Health Matters” on River Radio. Guests will be Dr. Anil Veluvolu, oncologist with Willis-Knighton Cancer Center, and Dr. Mary Lowery Norberg, molecular genetic specialist. We’ll talk about exciting recent advancements in cancer treatment and how genetic and molecular testing is helping doctors individualize care and improve outcomes. We will also be joined by a patient who will share her experience. Questions will be taken at 1-800-552-8502 or via Twitter @rrrpublicradio.

Airs Thursday, May 14, at 6 p.m. Are you considering whether or not to vaccinate your child, start a new diet, or perhaps take an over-the-counter supplement?  This week on Health Matters, Dr. Sanford Katz will be joined by gastroenterologist Dr. Paul Jordan; Dr. Joseph Bocchini, Chair of Pediatrics at LSU Health Shreveport; and nutritionist Grey Rogers. They will discuss medical controversies and health fads. 

Airs Thursday, February 12, 6 p.m. Male and female sexual dysfunction are problems that affect quality of life for many adults. Quite often, sexual dysfunction is related to medical health conditions, and it can be caused by mental or emotional issues. Many suffer with these conditions and do not realize help is available. 

Join Red River Radio for Health Matters,Thursday at 6 p.m. Host Dr. Sanford Katz will be joined by the following guests: Dr. Kelly Tyner, marriage and family therapist and clinical coordinator at the Shreveport Vet Center; Jenny Lewis, physical therapist with Willis-Knighton Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Dr. Gerard Henry, with Regional Urology; and Dr. Debra Cline, with Gynecologic Oncology Associates at Willis-Knighton. The discussion will focus on some of the causes of sexual dysfunction in both men and women and current treatment options. Calls will be taken during the show at 1-800-552-8502.

Airs Thursday, December 11 at 6 p.m. This week on Health Matters Dr. Sanford Katz will host a program with guests Dr. David Vandermolen with Ark-La-Tex Fertility and Reproductive Medicine. They will discuss causes of infertility and available treatments and your questions will be taken at 800-552-8502.