We all think about going to the doctor when we are sick but how about when we feel perfectly fine? Just like getting an oil change on your car before there are problems, going to the doctor for preventative health can help identify non-symptomatic issues and help you stay healthy.

To help educate the Gulf Coast community about preventative health, Baptist Medical Group board-certified internal medicine physician Cheryl Jeffries, M.D., will appear as a guest on Coming of Age, Lifestyle Television for Seniors. On the program, Dr. Jeffries and the program host will discuss what preventative health is and how we can take advantage of preventative health services provided by your doctor.

The Coming of Age program, presented by Council on Aging of West Florida, covers topics of interest to seniors and their families. Dr. Jeffries feature on preventative health will air on WUWF-TV (Cox Cable Channel 4) at throughout November at the following times:

Weekly show times during the month of November:
Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 7 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday at 9 a.m.

The video will also be available at www.YouTube.com/coawfla and on the Baptist Medical Group Facebook page at www.Facebook.com/BaptistMedicalGroup.

Dr. Jeffries is a board-certified internal medicine physician with more than 20 years of experience helping patients manage their health. She welcomes new patients at Baptist Medical Group Internal Medicine Baptist Towers conveniently located in downtown Pensacola at 1717 North E Street, Suite 222 in the Baptist Medical Towers. She currently welcomes new patients 18 and up.

For more information about Dr. Jeffries and her practice, please call 850.437.8637 or visit BaptistMedicalGroup.org.