The Joint Institute at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center will hold “Hip Replacement Surgery: The Direct Anterior Approach” seminar Tuesday, October 16 from 5 to 6 p.m. at the AtlantiCare LifeCenter in the AtlantiCare Health Park, 2500 English Creek Avenue, Egg Harbor Township.

Zachary Post, MD, hip and knee surgeon, the Joint Institute, ARMC, and of the Rothman Institute at AtlantiCare, will discuss treatment options for hip pain and hip replacement surgery. He’ll provide the latest advances offered at the Joint Institute. Post will explain what recovery entails and the best ways to manage pain after surgery. ARMC will serve light refreshments.

The experienced team at the Joint Institute at ARMC’s Mainland Campus is dedicated exclusively to the repair and treatment of joint disease. This team specializes in total and partial knee and hip replacements. Minimally invasive procedures are available for patients who meet medical criteria.

ARMC’s Joint Institute Team includes specialists in the fields of orthopaedics, neurosurgery, physical therapy and rehabilitative medicine.

In 2010, the Joint Institute at ARMC earned Disease-Specific Care Certification for total hip and knee replacements from the Joint Commission. The Joint Commission gave ARMC its Gold Seal of Approval™ for meeting stringent standards and providing the highest quality of care.

To register for ARMC’s free hold “Hip Replacement Surgery: The Direct Anterior Approach” seminar or for information about the Joint Institute at ARMC, call the AtlantiCare Access Center at 1-888-569-1000. For information about other AtlantiCare programs and services, visit www.atlanticare.org or find AtlantiCare on Facebook at www.facebook.com/atlanticare.

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Jennifer Tornetta, 609-569-7010, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.                    

For Immediate Release:  October 5, 2012

 

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