Canton, Ohio: Between 200,000 and 300,000 hip replacement operations are performed in the United States each year. Join Mercy Medical Center and Anthony Pentz, M.D., orthopaedic surgeon, OMNI Orthopaedics, for a FREE hip pain seminar on Thursday, September 22nd at 6 p.m. This community program will be held inside Mercy Health Center of Tuscarawas County, 1031 West High Ave., New Philadelphia.
During this FREE program, Dr. Pentz will discuss new technologies in hip replacement, osteoarthritis (which affects more than 40 million Americans) as well as minimally invasive hip surgery (Direct Anterior Approach).
Reservations are requested as space is limited and light refreshments will be served. Please call Mercy Healthcare Connection at 330-489-1333 or 1-800-223-8662 for more information or to make a reservation.
Mercy Medical Center
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 620 members 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. For more information, see cantonmercy.org.