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Akron General Health Connection on WTAM 1100
Saturdays, 7 a.m.

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WTAM Radio,  home of Akron General Health ConnectionAkron General, a trusted source for hospital and healthcare services, offers radio listeners throughout Northeastern Ohio the latest in health and medical information on Akron General Health Connection, heard every Saturday at 7 a.m. on NewsRadio WTAM 1100.

Dr. Debbie Plate, host of Akron General Health ConnectionHosted by Dr. Debbie Plate, the Akron General Health Connection features health experts from Akron General who discuss breaking medical information, tips for healthy living, and the latest information on programs and services offered through Akron General.

Dr. Debbie Plate is a board-certified family physician practicing at Akron General’s Center for Family Medicine.

She is a Clinical Associate Director of the Family Medicine Residency Program at Akron General and her responsibilities include teaching both residents and students. She also serves as the Family Medicine Clerkship Site Director and the Undergraduate Director, and has been appointed as a Full Professor of Family Medicine at Northeast Ohio Medical University.

Akron General Health ConnectionIn addition to her role as a teacher, Dr. Plate has a private practice at Akron General’s Center for Family Medicine and enjoys her role as a caring, primary care physician. She attended the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine in Athens, Ohio and completed her family medicine residency at Akron General Medical Center in 1991.

Her interests include women's heart health, geriatric health, patient and medical education, and teaching students and residents to be well-trained and caring primary care physicians.

Dr. Plate is married with two grown children who are in college. She enjoys traveling, playing the piano, hiking and gardening.


Listen to the Akron General Health Connection podcasts >


DateTopicSummaryFor More Information
August 1, 2015Minority Men's HealthDr. Plate welcomes Dr. Charles Modlin, Kidney Transplant Surgeon, Urologist and Founder and Director of the Minority Men’s Health Center of Cleveland Clinic's Glickman Urological Institute and is Executive Director of Minority Health for Cleveland Clinic. Minority Men's Health Center at Cleveland Clinic

August 8, 2015Summer Foot HealthDr. Plate talks with podiatrist Dr. Lauren Kishman about how to keep your feet your feet happy and healthy this summer. Podiatrist’s 5 secrets to happier feet this summer

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Keep Your Feet Happy

August 15, 2015End-of-Life CareDr. Plate welcomes Dr. David Peter and Jodi Wagner, RN to have an important discussion about medical care when things turn serious. End-of-life care isn’t usually a top-of-mind topic. But understanding your choices and making them known now can ensure you get the care you want if you ever become seriously ill or hurt. Why It’s Important to Plan End-of-Life Care

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