Learning About Joint Pain

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July 23, 2013

Dr. Joseph Burkhardt, a board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon at Bronson Battle Creek will offer an interactive discussion on Thursday, August 8 from 6 –7 p.m. about what options you have to get rid of joint pain.


 The free program, which will address symptoms, common causes, risk factors, and treatment plans for relief of osteoarthritis and arthritis, will be held in the BBC Outpatient Center.  Use the Emmett Street entrance and proceed to the 2nd floor.  Registration begins at 5:45 p.m.  This presentation is free, but there is limited seating.


 To register, call (800) 451-6310, or visit www.bronsonhealth.com. 


 Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Blue Care Network have designated Bronson Battle Creek as a Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement.  The Blue Distinction Centers for Specialty Care® program is a national designation awarded by Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies to medical facilities that have demonstrated expertise in delivering quality specialty care. 


 For more information about the Bronson Battle Creek Orthopaedic Renewal Center programs, talk with your healthcare provider or call Tracy Barnes, RN at (269) 245-5944.  Or you can visit http://www.bronsonbattlecreek.com/services/ortho/ to learn about the ORC and view educational videos on hip and knee replacements.