Welcome to Ohio
There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 2,648,000 of them live in Ohio. The Arthritis Foundation is the Champion of Yes. We are focused on finding a cure and championing the fight against arthritis through vital information, advocacy, science and community. Our goal is to chart a winning course, guiding families in developing personalized plans for saying yes – day after day.
Ask the Experts - Why Wait: Relieving Joint Pain
Specialists from Cleveland Clinic Orthopedics will answer your questions, share their expertise and provide clinical insights on how best to protect your bones and joints, including tips on weight management and overall nutrition. Bring your questions and bring a friend.
Richard Parker, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery - Moderator | Crawford Barnett, MD, Pain Management | Deborah Benzil, MD, Center for Spine Health & Neurology | Peter Brooks, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery Specializing in total joint replacement of hip and knee | Dominic King, DO, Orthopaedic Surgery Specializing in joint preservation and sports medicine | Robert Nickodem, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery Specializing in arthritis, total hip and knee replacement, and knee arthroscopy
Schedule (times are subject to change without notice):
5:30 p.m. Event kicks off with free screenings and wellness information.
6:30 p.m. Sit down and enjoy dinner.
7:00 p.m. Presentation of a question and answer session.
8:15 p.m. Event ends with closing remarks from each specialist on the panel and a raffle.
Cost is $10 per person, includes meal. Reservations are required. For more information, please call: 440.312.4804 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The OH Access and Advocacy Day is an opportunity to learn about the priority issues for the arthritis community and to directly engage with your legislators and their staff. For more information, please contact Pam Fields at email@example.com