Golfing, gardening, playing with your kids and enjoying life – pain prevents it all. According to the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies, 100 million Americans suffer from chronic pain. Don’t be one of them! This Thursday, visit the Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Carrollton for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Extremity Pain Seminar from 6:30-7:30 p.m. July 26.
The free seminar will take place in Conference Room 1 on the first floor of the hospital, located at 4343 N. Josey Lane in Carrollton. Michael Turner, MD, neurosurgeon on the medical staff at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Carrollton will be presenting the seminar, which will go over chronic pain and treatment options for extremity pain. The event also includes a complimentary meal and parking.
Turner graduated from Loyola University of Chicago Stritch School of Medicine in 2003, and has more than 15 years experience in a variety of fields, including neurosurgery.
At Baylor Scott and White Health, the neurologists, neuroradiologists and neurosurgeons “diagnose and treat virtually every kind of neurological disorder and injury,” according to it’s website. These include brain tumors, strokes, aneurysms, head trauma, spinal cord injuries and more.
Baylor Scott and White Medical Center – Carrollton is a 232-bed acute care facility, which is part of Baylor Scott and White Health. The hospital was established in 1985 and provides many medical and health care services to the community. The medical staff is comprised of more than 500 physicians representing approximately 50 specialities.
Baylor Scott and White Health is the largest nonprofit health care system in Texas, which includes 46 hospitals, more than 500 patient care sites, more than 6,000 active physicians and 36,000 employees.
Don’t let pain in your extremities (or anywhere else!) stop you from doing what you love. Sign up for the free extremity pain seminar online today to learn how to beat the pain and get on with your life!
Sydni Ellis grew up in the great state of Texas, where she learned to love chips and salsa and hot weather. She has a master’s degree in Journalism from the University of North Texas, and she currently works in the College Communications, Marketing and Outreach office at Richland College. Some of her passions include writing, traveling and re-reading the Harry Potter Series every chance she gets. In the spirit of spontaneity, Sydni lives her life with a pen in one hand and her video camera in the other; ready to capture the next great story.