Category: Hip

Preventing Falls In the Fall

A fall can happen anywhere and at any time, but sadly, according to the CDC an older adult dies every twenty minutes from a fall, and they mostly happen in the home. Since September 22 –  28 is Fall Prevention Awareness Week, it’s the perfect time to inventory your own home and those of loved ones. Preventing falls in the fall and every other season just takes some thoughtful evaluation and a few adjustments.

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5 Low-Impact Outdoor Activities for This Summer

Those that suffer from joint pain are often forced to decrease their activity levels in order to avoid aggravating a particular joint. With summer quickly approaching, there are sure to be many days on which you will want to be outside engaging in your favorite activities.

Stay active this summer without worsening your joint pain with these low impact outdoor activities.

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Orthopedic Calendar of Events | March & April 2018

We’ve got a lot going on! Check out our upcoming calendar of events, and register for any that you’d like to attend:

 

Knee Pain Educational Seminar | Daniil Polishchuk, MD

Wednesday, March 21st | 6:30PM

Cohoes Physicians, PC | 244 Ontario St. | Cohoes, NY

RSVP at 518-339-9513 or email rtirino@orthony.com


Shoulder Pain & Arthritis | Dr. Daniel J. Bowman

Wednesday, March 28th | 6PM – 7PM

McClellan Street Health Center | 600 McClellan Street, Schenectady

RSVP at 518-612-2020


Hand & Wrist Pain | Dr. James M. Boler

Wednesday, April 11th | 6PM – 7PM

McClellan Street Health Center | 600 McClellan Street, Schenectady

RSVP at 518-612-2020


Knee Pain & Arthritis | Dr. Daniil L. Polishchuk

Wednesday, April 18th | 6PM – 7PM

McClellan Street Health Center | 600 McClellan Street, Schenectady

RSVP at 518-612-2020

Arthritis in Hips and Knees Seminar | Jonathan P. Gainor, MD

Join Dr. Jonathan Gainor of OrthoNY as he hosts an open discussion on the treatment of hip and knee arthritis. Dr. Gainor will discuss both surgical and non-surgical options, and when each treatment might be appropriate. Dr. Gainor is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery, and belongs to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. There will be a questions and answer session at the end of the seminar.

March 27, 2018

6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Saratoga Hospital / First Floor Classroom

Registration is required. Call (518) 580-2450 or learn more about our classes.

Keeping Bodies in Motion: Hip Pain Educational Seminar

Do you suffer from Hip Pain?

Ellis Medicine and OrthoNY invite you to a free discussion to learn more about hip pain and what treatment options are available to you including:

  • Medications
  • Pain Relief Injections
  • Physical Therapy
  • Surgery

Q&A session to follow.

FREE! Registration required.

Register online at ellismedicine.org/seminar-hip or call 518-612-2020 before February 2nd.

Friday, February 2nd | 2PM to 3PM | 600 McClellan Street, Schenectady

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Arthritis of the Hip and Knee: An Open Discussion of Non-Operative and Operative Treatment

Free Seminar Presented By Lawrence H. Fein, MD

Thursday, September 28th, 2017

6:00-7:30PM

59D Myrtle Street, Classroom 2A, Saratoga Springs (West of Myrtle Street, across from the main hospital campus)

Join Dr. Fein of OrthoNY as he hosts an open discussion on the treatment of hip and knee arthritis. Dr. Fein will discuss both surgical and non-surgical options, and when each treatment might be appropriate. Dr. Fein is Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and serves as the Medical Director of Orthopaedic Center of Excellence at Saratoga Hospital. There will be a question and answer session at the end of the seminar.

Register by calling 518-580-2450 or online at saratogahospital.org/classes

View the flyer here!