Health System Offering Free Joint Replacement Educational Seminar March 25

BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 16, 2010 – If you are experiencing joint pain and limited mobility, you may be among the more than 400,000 people who need joint replacement surgery each year. To find out more about the newest techniques in joint replacement surgery that will have you enjoying your favorite activities again, you are invited to join orthopaedic surgeon Denny Carter, M.D., for his presentation, Enjoying Freedom of Mobility Again. This free event is scheduled for Thursday, March 25, at 5 p.m. Linda S. Pinson Conference Center Room #1 on the Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus, 2415 Parkwood Drive.

Carter practices at Summit Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Surgery, a strategic affiliate of Southeast Georgia Health System. He is a graduate of Mississippi State University and The Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine. Carter completed his orthopaedic residency at the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center. During his residency, he served as assistant team physician for McNeese State University, giving him the opportunity to work with David Drez, M.D., a leading authority on sports medicine, at Lake Charles Memorial Hospital in Lake Charles, La. Carter is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and has a special interest in total joint replacement surgery and arthroscopic surgery. Following his lecture, Carter will answer questions from the audience. Light refreshments will also be served. Space is limited, so reservations are requested by calling 1-800-537-5142, ext. 5160 or by visiting www.sghs.com and clicking on “Calendar of Events.”