Summa Health Women’s Health Team – Caring for the Women of the Family, From Most Senior to Newest Arrival
“All things start with an idea. Summa has a unique connection with the community it serves, and this connection to the community has been the force sustaining the program,” said G. Dante Roulette, MD, chief of robotic surgery and OB/GYN physician with Summa Health Medical Group. This theme is shared by his colleagues, who together provide a comprehensive, robust women’s health care environment within Summa Health, all focused on a diverse Akron area and its surrounding communities
Heart disease is the leading cause of death for women in the United States. Among all U.S. women who die each year, 25 percent die of heart disease, according to the US Department of Health and Human Services, Office on Women’s Health.
Breast cancer is the most dreaded diagnosis for women. With early detection and confinement to the breast, however, its five-year survival rate is 97 percent.