Mercy Health Invites the Community to Attend a Free Seminar on Shoulder Replacement

(CINCINNATI; July 9, 2014) – Mercy Health, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, invites the community to attend a free seminar on shoulder replacement.

The seminar takes place at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 22 at the Mercy Health - Anderson HealthPlex, located at 7495 State Road in Anderson Township, ZIP 45255. Admission is free and Mercy Health will have complimentary beverages and healthy snacks available.

Paul Favorito, MD, an orthopaedic and sports medicine expert with Mercy Health - Wellington Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine, Anderson and West Chester, will provide an interactive overview of osteoarthritis of the shoulder. He will also cover the following:

• Surgical versus non-surgical treatment options
• Signs that indicate you might need surgery
• What you can expect from surgery
• What you can expect after surgery

Following his presentation, Dr. Favorito will take questions.

Please call the Anderson HealthPlex at 513-624-1871 to reserve your spot.

For more information on Dr. Favorito or to schedule an appointment with him, please call 513-233-4360 (Anderson) or 513-645-2220 (West Chester).

Returning every patient to normal function as quickly, compassionately and safely as possible is the goal of Mercy Health’s Orthopaedics, Spine and Sports Medicine Dream Team. Together with physical therapists and athletic trainers, the team provides comprehensive orthopaedic care for the foot and ankle, hand, wrist and elbow, hip, knee, shoulder, neck, back, joint replacement and sports-related concussion.

You can meet the team, learn more about their areas of specialty and find their office locations by visiting http://e-mercy.com/orthopaedics-sports-medicine.aspx. To find a Mercy Health physician in your neighborhood, or to learn about the services provided at Mercy Health, please visit http://www.e-mercy.com/physicians.asp or call 513-981-2222.