Abrazo hospitals offer free orthopedic seminars
Abrazo Community Health Network hospitals are presenting several free orthopedic seminars regarding treatment options for pain in the lower back, shoulder, elbow, knee, hip, foot and ankle.
Participants will learn about conservative therapies, conventional surgical and robotic procedures and other treatments offered at Abrazo hospitals.
Seminars will be held from 6-7 p.m. and will include question-answer sessions. The schedule includes:
Learn How to Manage Your Lower Back Pain, Aug. 2: Abrazo Arrowhead Campus, 18701 N. 67th Ave.
Living with lower back pain can be hard. Learn about the conservative treatments and therapies to help you manage lower back pain. You will also learn when it is time to reach out to a physician for back surgery, its benefits, risks and expected outcomes. Check to see if you are a candidate for the Renaissance System, the latest robotic technology for minimally invasive spinal treatment.
Shoulder and Elbow Pain: Solutions for Active Adults, Aug. 18: Abrazo Scottsdale Campus, 3929 E. Bell Road, Phoenix.
Whether you are an athlete, a weekend warrior or an active adult, is your shoulder or elbow pain is limiting your active lifestyle? Learn about the latest developments in preventing and treating shoulder and elbow conditions.
Is Knee or Hip Pain Slowing You Down? Aug. 25: Abrazo Scottsdale Campus, 3929 E. Bell Road, Phoenix.
If you suffer from chronic pain or limited mobility as a result of arthritis or injury, this seminar may help. Common causes of joint pain, therapies to ease pain and surgical options available will be discussed.
Foot and Ankle Pain in the Active Adult, Sept. 8: Abrazo Scottsdale Campus, 3929 E. Bell Road, Phoenix.
Living with foot or ankle pain can be debilitating to an active lifestyle. Foot and ankle pain can result from fractures, sprains or nerve damage. In this presentation, you will learn about conditions, prevention and treatments options.
Shoulder pain treatment and prevention, Sept. 15: Abrazo Scottsdale Campus, 3929 E. Bell Road, Phoenix.
Are you suffering from shoulder pain? Learn about rotator cuff, frozen shoulder and other common causes of shoulder pain. The signs, symptoms and treatment plans will be discussed.
Walking Away from Knee Pain, Sept. 21: Online seminar
Do you suffer from chronic knee pain and wonder how you can improve your quality of life? Join our online webinar to get information about the common causes of knee pain, disease progression, and conservative treatments. Learn about alternative types of surgeries and if you are a candidate for advanced robotic- assisted partial knee replacement. A 30-minute online chat will follow the presentation.
All About Sports-Related Knee Injuries, Sept. 29: Abrazo Scottsdale Campus, 3929 E. Bell Road, Phoenix.
As an athlete, sportsman or active adult, you could be at risk of injuring your knee. Learn about the most common types of knee injuries including anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries, bursitis and tendonitis, how to prevent injuries and available treatments.
Causes of Degenerative Disc Disease, Stenosis and Arthritis, Oct. 6: Abrazo Arrowhead Campus, 18701 N. 67th Ave.
Join us to learn what causes these degenerative conditions and what treatments and therapies are available so you can improve your quality of life.
Is it Time to Move on From Hip Pain. Oct. 13: Abrazo West Campus, 13677 W. McDowell Road, Goodyear.
If you suffer from chronic pain or limited mobility a result of arthritis, recreational injury, congenital disease, this seminar is for you. Common causes of hip pain, pain prevention and current treatment options will be discussed.
Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served. A free hot/cold pack will be distributed to participants as supplies last. For more information and registration, call 855-292-9355 or go to AbrazoHealth.com/OrthoEvents/