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Osteoporosis: Prevention, Treatment and Management

January 11, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Osteoporosis, or thinning bones, can result in painful fractures. Risk factors for osteoporosis include aging, being female, low body weight, low sex hormones or menopause, smoking, and some medications. Orthopaedic surgeon Steven Hindman, MD, will discuss bone anatomy, fracture prevention exercises to promote bone health, updates on treatments, and personal risk factors. There will be time for questions at the end of the presentation.

Details

Date:
January 11, 2017
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Website:
greenwichhospital.org

Organizer

Greenwich Hospital
Phone:
888-305-9253
Email:
ccatterson@onsmd.com
Website:
greenwichhospital.org

Venue

Noble Auditorium, Greenwich Hospital
5 Perryridge Road
Greenwich, CT 06830 United States
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Phone:
888-305-9253
Website:
greenwichhospital.org

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