Join us on April 20th at Vanguard Westlake Hospital to hear Dr. Tom Smith, an Orthopedic Surgeon and Hip and Knee Specialist, speak about Healthy Aging and Living Actively with Osteoarthritis, brought to you by The Arthritis Foundation and Vanguard Westlake Hospital.
Dr. Smith is an Orthopedic Surgeon for Vanguard Medical Group who completed his fellowship at the prestigious Mayo Clinic. He has authored and co-authored numerous research articles published in peer-reviewed medical journals, in addition to presenting his work at various medical conferences.
At the event Dr. Smith will be sharing information about living with osteoarthritis and the latest modern advancements in treatment options, including information about his direct interior hip replacement technique. Dr. Smith is one of the leading physicians in Chicago to use this procedure and with it patients report that the post-operative pain and discomfort is markedly less than traditional approaches.
Learn more from Dr. Smith while enjoying free lunch that will be provided. Those that attend will also receive tours and a free 7-day pass to the hospitals fitness center.
When: Friday, April 20
12:00 pm. to 1:00 pm – English program (check-in at 11:30 am)
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm – Spanish program (check-in at 12:30 pm)
Where:Vanguard Westlake Hospital
1225 W. Lake Street
Conference Rooms A-D
Melrose Park, IL 60160
Free parking is available in lots A, B, and C
Pre-registration is required. To register please call 866-938-7256.