NEW YORK —
While minor joint aches and stiffness are a natural part of aging, severe chronic knee pain may eventually become debilitating enough to interfere with your favorite activities. If you are suffering from persistent knee pain, you may be a candidate for joint replacement surgery.
To help educate the community, experts from Lenox Hill Hospital
are offering a free
seminar about knee pain, joint replacement surgery and living an active lifestyle after surgery. The event will be held on Wednesday, October 18th from 7:00 to 9:00 pm
at Einhorn Auditorium – 131 East 76th Street, New York, NY.
The seminar, "When Knee Pain Interferes with Life: Options, Innovations and Rehab," will cover:
- What can be done when knee pain interferes with life
- Innovations in knee joint replacement
- Benefits of knee replacement surgery
- Benefits of pre-op physical therapy
- Importance of post-op rehabilitation
- Life after knee replacement surgery
The following Lenox Hill Hospital experts will present the seminar:
Snacks and light refreshments will be served.
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About Lenox Hill Hospital
Lenox Hill Hospital, a member of Northwell Health, is a 652-bed, fully accredited, acute care hospital located on Manhattan's Upper East Side with a national reputation for outstanding patient care and innovative medical and surgical treatments. US News & World Report has ranked the hospital among the top 10 hospitals in the state of New York with a total of five "high performing" designations for its clinical performance in Cancer Care, Gastroenterology & GI Surgery, Geriatrics, Orthopaedics and Urology. For more information, go to www.lenoxhillhospital.org.