Orthopedic surgeon and hand specialist Dr. Scott Zimmer will talk issues experienced with arthritis and ways to stop arthritis pain in an event titled, “Arthritis: From the Fingertip to the Shoulder, the Latest Innovations in Arthritis Treatment,” 6 p.m. Oct. 30 at 25501 Chagrin Boulevard in Beachwood.
Zimmer will discuss what arthritis is, how it affects the joints, methods to control arthritis pain at home, nonsurgical methods of easing pain if home methods stop working, including regenerative medicine and surgical methods.
Zimmer is the founder of Ohio Hand to Shoulder Center and a member of the Lake Health physician group. He also serves as department chair of hand and upper extremity surgery and vice president of medical staff at Lake Beachwood Medical Center. He previously directed the hand and upper extremity center for UH Geauga Medical Center for 10 years.
Light refreshments will be served.
Space is limited. To RSVP, call 800-454-9800 or visit tinyurl.com/Drzimmertalk.