Mercy Medical Center North Iowa
‘Know Your Knees’ Joint Health Event Set for Thursday, September 13
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Mercy Medical Center – North Iowa will hold a ‘Know Your Knees’ Joint Health event on Thursday, September 13 from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Mercy’s East Campus. The event will include presentations by Orthopedic Surgeons throughout the day and the Zimmer Mobile Learning Center, a 45-foot expandable vehicle equipped with educational displays on shoulder, hip and knee joints. Orthopedic surgeons will be in the South Entrance Lobby of Mercy’s East Campus, demonstrating the latest techniques in joint pain treatments and replacements. They will also allow time for questions and answers from the public. Refreshments will also be served in the lobby area. The tentative schedule for the presentations is: 9:00 a.m. Timothy Gibbons, MD 10:00 a.m. Chad Boyer, PA 11:00 a.m. Michael Scherb, MD 1:00 p.m. Eric Potthoff, DO 2:00 p.m. Michael Crane, MD 3:00 p.m. Matthew McBride, PA or Timothy Gibbons, MD The Zimmer Mobile Learning Center will be located in the parking lot to the south of the hospital, at the intersection of 4th Street SW and Mercy Drive. “This is a great opportunity for people with joint aches and pains to find out what treatments and services are available,” said Dr. Timothy Gibbons, Orthopedic Surgeon. “We can help them get back to their active lifestyle.”