Mercy to Present Program on Treatment of Osteoarthritis in the Knee
Do you or a loved one suffer the pain of osteoarthritis in the knee? Osteoarthritis. Join Mercy orthopaedic surgeon, Thomas A. Krupko, M.D., as he presents, “Treatment of Osteoarthritis in the Knee” on Wednesday, March 24 at 6 p.m. inside Mercy Health Center of Tuscarawas County, 1031 West High Ave., New Philadelphia. Learn about the most up-to-date treatment options including supplements, prescription medications, and exercise is the most common form of arthritis, affecting 20 million people in the U.S. alone
The event is free but reservations are requested. Light refreshments will be servedand tours and demonstrations of the facility’s physical therapy department will be conducted. Seats may be reserved by calling the Mercy Healthcare Connection at 330-489-1333 or 1-800-223-8662.
Mercy Health Center of Tuscarawas County is conveniently located at 1031 West High Ave. in New Philadelphia, and offers a STATCARE Immediate Care Center, Work Health & Safety Services, Physical Therapy, Laboratory, Radiology and Massage Therapy. For more information about this facility and the services it provides, please call 330-365-5100.
Mercy Medical Center, a ministry of the Sisters of Charity Health System, operates a 476-bed hospital serving Stark, Carroll, Wayne, Holmes and Tuscarawas Counties and parts of Southeastern Ohio. It has 550 physicians on its Medical Staff and employs 2,500 people. Mercy operates outpatient health centers in Carrollton, Jackson Township, Lake Township, Louisville, North Canton, Plain Township and Tuscarawas County. A Catholic hospital, Mercy Medical Center upholds the mission and philosophy of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine and continues to be responsive to the needs of the community, including the provision of care to all, regardless of their ability to pay. For more information, see cantonmercy.org.