Pro Hall of Fame Football Player to Participate in Saint Joseph Hospital Joint Pain Seminar - Archived


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Pro Hall of Fame Football Player to Participate in Saint Joseph Hospital
Joint Pain Seminar
Jerome Bettis to discuss personal experience with joint pain


Lexington, Ky. (April 20, 2017) – Saint Joseph Hospital, part of KentuckyOne Health, is helping educate the community on joint pain, during a free seminar on Wednesday, April 26 from 5:30-7:00 p.m. The event will take place at Saint Joseph Hospital in the Blakely Auditorium, located at 1 Saint Joseph Drive.

The guest speaker for the free seminar is Pro Football Hall of Famer, Jerome Bettis, who will discuss the importance of joint health and his personal experience with dealing with joint pain. Bettis, a former Pittsburgh Steelers player, retired in 2006 after the Steelers won Super Bowl XL. He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2015 and is now a spokesperson for Stryker Orthopaedics, a leader in orthopedic medical technology.  

Tharun Karthikeyan, MD, Lexington Clinic Orthopedics, will also discuss arthritis of the hip and knee and surgical/non-surgical alternatives, and answer questions about joint pain from those in attendance.

Space is limited for this free joint pain session. To register, call 844.263.5916, or visit www.KentuckyOneHealth.org/jointpainseminar. Light refreshments will be provided.  

 
About KentuckyOne Health
KentuckyOne Health, the largest and most comprehensive health system in the Commonwealth, has more than 200 locations including, hospitals, physician groups, clinics, primary care centers, specialty institutes and home health agencies in Kentucky and southern Indiana. KentuckyOne Health is dedicated to bringing wellness, healing and hope to all, including the underserved. The system is made up of the former Jewish Hospital & St. Mary’s HealthCare and Saint Joseph Health System, along with the University of Louisville Hospital and James Graham Brown Cancer Center. KentuckyOne Health is proud of and strengthened by its Catholic, Jewish and academic heritages.

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Publish Date: 

Friday, April 21, 2017