January 15, 2020
West Hills Hospital & Medical Center, a full-service acute care facility, is hosting an Orthopedic & Neuro Symposium on Jan. 23, 2020, beginning at 2:15 p.m. This event is free for the community and will feature speakers on a variety of topics related to treatment options for the hips, knees, shoulders and back.
The event will be held in the auditorium at the Corporate Pointe at West Hills Hospital, located at 8413 Fallbrook Ave in West Hills. Attendees should use the entrance located on Fallbrook just North of Roscoe and follow the event signs.
The symposium schedule includes:
- 2:15 p.m. – Registration
- 2:30 p.m. – "Understanding Hip and Knee Replacements," with Umesh Bhagia, M.D.
- 3:15 p.m. – "The Latest Treatment Option for Shoulder Pain," with Nicolas Vardiabasis, D.O.
- 4 p.m. – “Back/Neck Pain: Alternative Options for Spinal Fusion,” with Jared Ament, M.D., MPH
“Pain can severely limit quality of life and have negative impacts on overall health,” said Aimee Bennett, director of strategic communications at West Hills Hospital. “Whether you are struggling with an acute injury or a long-term condition, understanding your treatment options is essential. This symposium is an excellent opportunity to learn about common causes of hip, knee, back and shoulder pain, and discover some of the solutions available to help you feel better.”
For more information about West Hills Hospital, visit http://www.westhillshospital.com.