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Port Huron Robotic Orthopedic Surgery Seminar Planned 05/18/2012
ST. JOSEPH MERCY HOSTS INNOVATIVE ROBOTIC JOINT REPLACEMENT SURGERY SEMINAR DINNER, FEATURING EDWARD NEBEL, MD
Advanced robotic orthopedic surgery services available for both partial knee resurfacing and total hip replacement.
Port Huron, Mi...St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron will hold a FREE dinner with the doctor, public information seminar on Tuesday, June 12, from 5 to 6:30 p.m., in Port Huron, MI., exploring the advanced benefits of minimally invasive partial knee resurfacing and total hip replacement procedures offered exclusively at St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron. Edward Nebel, MD, of the Nebel Orthopedic Center, will provide the medical presentation. A free dinner will be served.
St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron is the first hospital in region, and the second in the state of Michigan to perform MAKOplasty® minimally invasive robotic partial knee resurfacing used to treat early to mid-stage osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee. St. Joseph Mercy is also the first hospital in the state of Michigan to launch MAKOplasty® robotic assisted total hip replacement surgery service, designed to treat patients with Degenerative Joint Disease (DJD).
MAKOplasty®, powered by the RIO® Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic system, provides the region's only extensive surgeon assisted robotic surgery programs. Featured medical speaker, Edward Nebel, MD, is a board certified orthopedic surgeon, who has been practicing in Port Huron since 1976. Dr. Nebel's practice concentrates on arthroscopic knee surgeries, as well as partial and total knee and hip replacements with greater than 300 cases performed per year. Dr. Nebel is one of a total of nine surgeons performing the robotic partial knee resurfacing, and one of five performing the new robotic total hip surgery at St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron.
For more information and to make your reservation to attend the community education dinner seminar, please call 1-888-637-2963. For a referral to one of the qualified surgeons currently providing MAKOplasty® partial knee or total hip robotic surgery at St. Joseph Mercy, please call toll free: 1-888-MERCYME (1-888-637-2963), or visit us online at mymercy.us. You can also look for newly scheduled robotic surgery educational events by following St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron on facebook and twitter.
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St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron. A member of the Saint Joseph Mercy Health System.