Baptist Health Presents Free Women's Health Seminar at Davidson Realty

Monthly Davidson Speaker Series program continues with a health seminar on May 26.

Jacksonville, FL, May 21, 2011 --( Dr. Richard A. Picerno with Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute and chief of staff elect for Baptist – South, will be at the Davidson Realty office in World Golf Village on May 26th at 7:00 p.m. to present a free women's health seminar: Osteoporosis: Your Questions Answered. The seminar is part of the Davidson Speaker Series which presents a new topic each month at its offices in World Golf Village. The seminars are free and open to the public.

Osteoporosis, the most common type of bone disease, is the thinning of bone tissue and loss of bone density over time. It's estimated that about 1 in 5 American women over the age of 50 have osteoporosis. About half of all women over the age of 50 will have a fracture of the hip, wrist or vertebra (bones of the spine). Dr. Picerno will present the latest information and research about Osteoporosis and answer your questions.

Dr. Picerno is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon and a fellow of the AAOS. He completed his orthopaedic residency at the University of Florida, Health Science Center in Jacksonville where he served as chief resident and was the recipient of the Luis S. Russo award for professionalism in Medicine. Dr. Picerno is integrally involved in leadership at Baptist Health at the Baptist - South campus, and serves as Chief of Orthopaedics at Baptist – South. He is currently chief of staff elect for Baptist - South and he will become Chief Of Staff in 2012.

Osteoporosis: Your Questions Answered will be presented on Thursday, May 26 at 7:00 pm. The Davidson Speaker Series was started by Sherry Davidson, President, Davidson Realty, Inc. so that local professionals could share their expertise with the community. More information is available at

About Davidson Realty, Inc.
Davidson Realty, Inc. is a leader in Florida real estate, specializing in houses in Jacksonville and St. Augustine. The firm has been at the forefront of Jacksonville, Florida realty for 20 years. From its headquarters at the renowned World Golf Village in St. Augustine, Florida, Davidson Realty markets and sells residential and commercial projects in Jacksonville, St. Augustine and the surrounding areas. Davidson's founders are the original developers of World Golf Village and the company remains the hands down experts on golf course homes and golf communities in Florida. Davidson Realty has more than 30 Florida Realtors helping buyers and sellers alike. The majority of Davidson Realty agents hold the Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE) designation, providing special expertise for navigating through the changing climate of short sales, foreclosures and distressed properties. In addition, Davidson Property Management handles leasing for Jacksonville and St. Augustine homes. And Davidson Development specializes in large scale development opportunities.

For more information about Davidson Realty, call 904-940-5000 or visit, Fan them on Facebook at, follow them on Twitter at or visit their videos on YouTube at

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