According to the Mayo Clinic, an estimated 4.7 million people in the United States have undergone total knee replacement and 2.5 million have undergone total hip replacement and are living with implants. Today’s technological advancements in orthopedics are helping to improve the care and recovery of the modern patient. Dr. John Dunleavy will discuss minimally invasive techniques as well as technological advancements that are often helping to get patients back to doing what they love sooner and with higher satisfaction.
This program is co-sponsored by Ridgefield Library and OrthoConnecticut. It is also part of the Noreen L. Papa - Mothers: Live Your Life series.