Botsford News Release
Farmington Hills, Mich. (May 27, 2011)---Has the pain from arthritis forced you to stop participating in activities you enjoy? A free presentation at Botsford's Total Rehabilitation and Athletic Conditioning Center will provide tips to keep you active even with arthritis in your hips or knees.
The Active with Arthritis program is set for Tuesday, June 14 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 at the Total Rehabilitation and Athletic Conditioning Center located at 39830 Grand River Ave in Novi. To reserve a place, please RSVP by June 9 by call in 248.473.5600 and select option one.
A Botsford physical therapist will explain degenerative arthritis and its impact on hip and knee anatomy. The role of therapy in arthritis management will be explained and all participants will take home new ideas about dealing with the condition. The event will include a lecture session followed by questions and answers.
Botsford Hospital is a multi-specialty 330 bed hospital and verified trauma center located in Farmington Hills, Michigan. The campus also houses an imaging center and a comprehensive care cancer center. Botsford Hospital is also home to an extensive medical education program and is part of Michigan State University's statewide campus system. Botsford Hospital each year cares for approximately 16,000 inpatients and more than 60,000 emergency and trauma patients with a team of 2,500 employees, 300 volunteers and more than 600 physicians. A not-for-profit hospital, Botsford provided almost $10.5 million in community benefit during its 2011 fiscal year.
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