Speaking Engagements

Speaking-Engagement-at-Senior-CenterIn addition to the clinical care we provide, the doctors at Essex Orthopaedics & Optima Sports Therapy are available for speaking engagements and patient education seminars.  We believe strongly that the patient is the most important person in the health care equation and utilize every possible opportunity to provide tools and resources to educate people about the non-surgical and surgical options available to them to help them live life to the fullest.

Take Control of Your Joint Pain
Thursday, March 10, 2016 at 6:00 PM

Join us for a Free Seminar! Take the first step towards understanding your joint pain as local orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Thomas E. Hoerner, MD, answers your questions and discusses:
• Arthritis of the Hip and Knee
• Surgical and Non-Surgical Joint Pain Treatment Options
• MAKOplasty® Robotic Arm Partial Knee Resurfacing & Total Hip Replacement Using Proven Robotic Arm Technology.

Tuscan Kitchen – 67 Main St., Salem, NH 03079. Light refreshments provided.

Space is Limited so register today! To register call 1-888-STRYKER (1-888-787-9537) or visit patients.stryker.com
Individual results vary. Not all patients will have the same post-operative recovery and activity level. See your orthopaedic surgeon to discuss your potential benefits and risks.

Learn About Shoulder Pain and Total Shoulder Replacement
Tuesday, December 1, 2015, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Our own Dr. Joshua M. Philbrick will present a Meet The Expert seminar on shoulder pain and total shoulder replacement on Tuesday, December 1, 2015, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the ground floor auditorium at Holy Family Hospital, 70 East Street, Methuen, MA.

This presentation is free and open to the public.  Registration is required.  Light refreshments will be served.

Registration through DoctorFinder – 1-800-488-5959.

Living with Knee or Hip Pain? Learn about MAKOplasty
Thursday, October 8, 2015, from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

What is MAKOplasty™ And What is its Potential Role in Anterior Total Hip Replacement?

Our own Doctor Thomas Hoerner will present a medical Meet the Expert seminar on MAKOplasty™ and its potential role in anterior total hip replacement on October 8, 2015, from 6 to 7 p.m. in the ground floor auditorium at Holy Family Hospital, 70 East Street, Methuen, MA.

Dr. Hoerner will talk about the differences between  the direct anterior and posterior approaches to total hip replacement, explain ways to treat hip and knee pain, describe what MAKOplasty™ is, and explain how a computer assisted procedure like MAKOplasty™ is performed and why.

This presentation is free and open to the public. Registration is required. Light refreshments will be served. One contact hour is nursing will be awarded at the end of the presentation.

Registration through DoctorFinder – 1-800-488-5959.