Health System Offering Free Joint Replacement Educational Seminars in Brunswick

BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Sept. 18, 2009 – 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. On Oct. 12, Southeast Georgia Health System will open its new Joint Replacement Center on the Brunswick campus. The comprehensive program includes education, surgery and rehabilitation therapy.

To learn more about this new Center, the Health System is offering a series of free seminars in the Linda S. Pinson Conference Center at 2415 Parkwood Drive, Brunswick:

Tuesday, Sept 22, 5 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 26, Noon
Tuesday, Sept. 29, 5 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 13, 5 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 24, Noon
Tuesday, Oct. 27, 5 p.m.

The Joint Replacement Center orthopaedic surgeons: J. Kevin Brooks, MD, Beau Sasser Jr., MD, and Denny Carter, MD, will rotate as speakers and will answer questions from the audience. Seminars will continue in October and November at locations in Brantley, Camden, Charlton, Long, McIntosh, Pierce, and Wayne counties. RSVPs are strongly encouraged as space is limited. Please call 912-466-5160 or visit www.sghs.org.