Join us for Family Wellness Night on Thursday, May 28, from 5 to 8 Mercy Clayton-Clarkson. Bring the entire family to this wellness event. We'll have activities for your kids, including fire trucks, face painting, balloon animals, a photo booth and free bike helmet fittings, along with health screenings for you. Our doctors will present talks on healthy eating, the treatment of concussions, immunizations, the beneficial effects of exercise, and how to avoid and treat runner's knee. Enjoy cooking demos and samples of tasty, summertime food by Mercy Chef Don Grace. Meet the Cardinals' team physician, Dr. Brian Mahaffey, in our Sports Medicine area. Speak with one of our personal trainers from Integrative Medicine.
Attend our event and be entered to win a free week at a COCA (Center of Creative Arts) camp and passes to the Stingrays at Caribbean Cove at the St. Louis Zoo for your Mercy Kids! We'll also have other door prizes that night, so stop by for one of our presentations and fill out a card to win!
Presentation Schedule:
5:15 p.m.   Cooking demo - Chef Don Grace
6:00 p.m.   Runner's Knee: How to avoid it and how to treat it - Brian Mahaffey, MD
6:15 p.m.   Concussions: What to look for and how to treat them - Brian Mahaffey, MD and Amanda Cooper, MS, ATC
6:30 p.m.   Cooking demo - Chef Don Grace
7:00 p.m.   Importance of Immunizations - Shane Stephenson, MD
7:15 p.m.   Beneficial Effects of Exercise - Seth Barbanell, MD
7:30 p.m.   Healthy Eating and Weight Management - Gretchen Levey, MD
All our physicians will be available to answer your questions after their presentations.

Health screenings

  • Mammograms - billed to your health insurance provider
  • Sports injury screenings in our Sports Medicine clinic
  • Free blood pressure screenings
  • Reduced-Fee Vascular Screenings – three-part screening for carotid (stroke), aorta (aneurysm) and ABIs (arterial insufficiency) - $100   We have space available for nine registrants.

ALL heart screening participants must register individually and bring a printed e-Ticket to the event (sent to your email address after registering). Register online.

If it's time for your annual mammogram, schedule it prior to the event and you'll receive a 10-minute chair massage that evening. To pre-register, call 314-251-6300-0. Cost is billed to your health insurance provider. Women between the ages of 40 and 64 who have no health insurance (or a high deductible) may be eligible for a free mammogram.

For more information about the event, call 314-251-4481.

Mercy Clayton-Clarkson
15945 Clayton Road (at the corner of Clayton and Clarkson Roads)
Ballwin, MO 63011

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