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Contact: Jeffrey A. Jacob
Community Lecture Series "Are you considering a Total Joint Replacement of your hip or knee?"
Tuesday, August 11, 2015 WESTARM Therapy & Nursing, as part of their 2015 Community Lecture Series, will present a free lecture on Tuesday, September 15th, at their outpatient rehabilitation facility at 3160 Kipp Avenue (corner of Wildlife Lodge Road & Kipp Avenue), Lower Burrell, PA 15068. This event is open to the general public and will start at 6:00 pm.
"Are You Considering a Total Joint Replacement of your Hip or Knee?" will review surgery options with guest speaker Michael Miller, M.D., Orthopedic Surgeon from Greater Pittsburgh Orthopaedic Associates (GPOA). WESTARM licensed physical therapist, Tom Porter, MPT will discuss how to prepare prior to a total joint replacement surgery, and what to expect after surgery (post operatively). Crystal M. Wadsworth, RN will explain inpatient, outpatient, and home care options that will help to ease recovery and return patients to a maximum level of independence.
Light refreshments will be provided along with free parking. Call (724) 337-6522 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
WESTARM Physical Therapy is a Medicare Certified Rehabilitation agency that has been in business for over 32 years. They offer Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapy at eight (8) facilities primarily in the Allegheny-Kiski Valley of Pittsburgh. They also contract with local school districts to provide therapy for special-needs students and athletic training services for injured athletes. WESTARM Homecare Nursing & Therapy provides skilled nursing and licensed therapies in patients’ homes within the same vicinity.