ETMC offers free seminar on joint pain and arthritis

ETMC offers free seminar on joint pain and arthritis

From East Texas Medical Center:

TYLER, TX - ETMC will offer a free KnowledgeFirst Forum on joint pain caused by arthritis with Dr. Joseph Conflitti and Dr. Scott Devinney of the ETMC Orthopedic Institute on Thursday, June 26, at

10 a.m. in the ETMC Pavilion in Tyler.

"More than 43 million Americans suffer from some form of arthritis but whether it's a daily annoyance or a debilitating disease, you have treatment options," said Dr. Conflitti.

"We will discuss different forms of arthritis, how to diagnose the problem and what you can do to live a pain free life," said Dr. Devinney. "We will discuss lifestyle changes as well as some newer treatment options that can ease the pain and discuss options for total joint replacement."

Free parking is available next to the ETMC Pavilion, located at 801 Clinic Drive in Tyler. The gate and building will open at 9:30 a.m. Please pre-register by calling 866-333-ETMC and press 6.