MIDDLETOWN – Orange Regional Medical Center will host a free informational Arthritis seminar called “Creak, Crackle, Pop! Understanding Arthritis, Treatment Options, and Hip & Knee Replacement Surgery.”
The seminar is scheduled for Wednesday, Apr. 26, 2017 at 6 p.m. at Orange Regional Medical Center, in conference rooms 1, 2 and 3, located at 707 East Main Street, Middletown.
This free educational seminar will define what Arthritis is, who is affected by it, how it affects people’s daily lives, how is it diagnosed, treatment methods, when you need surgery, what to expect from therapy after surgery and more. The seminar will be presented by Dr. Kevin Trapp, Medical Director of the Orange Regional Medical Center Bone and Joint Center.
A specialist in reconstructive surgery, Dr. Trapp is Vice-Chairman of the Department of Orthopedics and Medical Director of The Bone and Joint Center at Orange Regional Medical Center. He attended Weill Medical College of Cornell University and completed an internship in General Surgery and an orthopedic residency at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Dr. Trapp completed a fellowship in adult joint reconstruction at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York and has specialized training in joint replacement, including revision of the hip and knee. For the past six years, beginning in 2010, he has been selected by his peers and other physicians as one of the Top Doctors in the Hudson Valley as published in Hudson Valley Magazine.
Registration is required by calling the Orange Regional Health Connection at 1-888-321-ORMC (6762).
To learn more about Orange Regional’s Bone and Joint Center visit www.ormc.org.