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Orthopaedic Open House

Join Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group Orthopaedics, Rheumatology, Athletic Training and Sports Performance for an open house at its state-of-the-art facility in Warrenville. Tours of the facility, “mini-presentations” and demonstration activities will be included.

Refreshments will be served.

Mini-Presentations will include:

5:30 & 6:30 pm; Suite 200:
Exercise Is Medicine
:
Steven Mayer, MD, will discuss how the right “dosage” of physical activity can be highly effective in the prevention, treatment and management of many diseases.

5:45 & 6:45 pm; Suite 100:
Elbow Overuse Injuries in Sports
: Thomas Kiesler, MD
, will discuss surgical and non-surgical treatment of elbow injuries caused by excessive flexion-extension stress on ligaments, tendons and muscles.

5:30 & 6:30 pm; Suite 100:
Common Foot and Ankle Injuries
:
Gregory Witkowski, MD, will discuss lower-extremity injuries and various options for treatment.

5:45 & 6:45 pm; Suite 200:
Rheumatoid Arthritis
:
Corrina Weckerle, MD, will discuss symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prognosis of rheumatoid arthritis. Treatment overview will include pharmaceutical as well as holistic options.

Dartfish Running/Gait Analysis: Jim Beitzel, ATC, will demonstrate Dartfish motion analysis software, which collects detailed information relating to improper body mechanics, existing muscle imbalance and gait, and will explain how this information can be utilized to mitigate injuries and improve performance across a variety of sports.

K-VEST© Golf Swing Analysis: Mark Demchak, ATC, will demonstrate the K-VEST wireless system, which measures a golfer’s stance and swing phase while compiling 3-D data that allows athletic trainers to teach proper mechanics for efficiency and maximum performance.





Register/Information:
630.933.4234 TTY 630.933.4833
When:
  1. Sep 27 2017, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location:
Northwestern Medicine Athletic Training & Sports Performance Clinic 27650 Ferry Road Warrenville, IL 60555 Directions