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2017 Community Lecture Series - "Are You Considering a Total Joint Replacement of Your Hip or Knee?"
Thursday, March 30, 2017, WESTARM Physical Therapy & Homecare of New Kensington as part of their 2017 Community Lecture Series will present a free lecture on Tuesday, April 18th. It will be held at WESTARM's Lower Burrell outpatient facility located at 3160 Kipp Avenue, Lower Burrell, PA 15068.
"Are You Considering a Total Joint Replacement of your Hip or Knee?" will review surgery options with recognized guest speaker Eric Evans, M.D., Orthopaedic Surgeon from Greater Pittsburgh Orthopaedic Associates (GPOA). WESTARM licensed physical therapist, Tom Porter, MPT, will discuss rehabilitation after a total joint replacement surgery (post operatively). Dave Riley, OTR/L licensed Occupational Therapist will explain home care preparation that will help to ease recovery and return patients to a maximum level of independence. A representative from Belair Health and Rehabilitation Center, a skilled nursing facility, will be available to review short-term inpatient options.
This event is open to the general public and will start at 6:00 pm. 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 33 years. They offer Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapy at eight (8) facilities primarily in the Allegheny-Kiski Valley of Pittsburgh. WESTARM also contracts 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