Upcoming Hip and Knee Pain Seminars
No one treatment is right for all hip or knee pain. At Main Line Health,
we’ll help you understand the benefits and risks of all your options, so
you can choose the best treatment. Attend a free educational seminar to
learn about the causes and conditions of hip and knee pain, and the
latest treatment options to relieve your pain.
Thursday, May 21 | 12:00–1:00 pm | Lankenau Medical Center
Thursday, May 21 | 2:00–3:00 pm | Rachel Kohl Library
Thursday, June 11 | 10:00–11:00 am | Paoli Hospital
Tuesday, June 16 | 6:30–7:30 pm | Main Line Health Center in Newtown
A Breath of Fresh Air - Living with Seasonal Allergies
Speaker: Corrinna Bowser, MD, Allergist and Immunologist
Risks and benefits of old and new treatments for spring and summer
Monday, May 27 | 10:00–11:00 am | Main Line Health Center at Exton
Upcoming Skin Cancer Screenings
The sun plays a significant role in our lives and affects the largest
organ in our body—our skin. Come and take part in a free skin cancer
screening. This 10-minute screening could save your life.
Registration is required. Please call 1.866.CALL.MLH to register.
Wednesday, May 27 | 6:00–8:30 pm | Lankenau Medical Center
Surgical and Nonsurgical Treatment of Knee Conditions
Speaker: Andrew Frankel, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon, Paoli Hospital
Learn about surgical and nonsurgical treatment of traumatic and
degenerative knee conditions, including meniscal teaers, ligament
disruptions and degenerative arthritis.
Tuesday, June 2 | 12:30–1:30 pm | Audubon YMCA
Wellness Wednesdays at Bryn Mawr's Ludington Library
Get Ready for Summer
Speaker: Cheryl Clarkin, MD, Pediatrician, Bryn Mawr Hospital
Summertime and the living is easy, but nothing can spoil the fun faster
than being sick or hurt. Join us to learn about water safety, skin care,
prevention of tick-borne diseases and more tips for a safe and healthy
Wednesday, June 3 | 6:00–7:00 pm | Bryn Mawr's Ludington Library
Wellness Wednesdays at Whole Foods
Be Heart Smart
Speaker: Andrea Becker, MD, Cardiologist, Lankenau Medical
Center, part of Lankenau Heart Institute
Show your heart some love and join the conversation to learn about
factors that put you at risk for heart disease. You’ll learn what
symptoms to look for, when you should see a cardiologist, appropriate
tests to help determine your level of risk and how you can manage heart
disease with lifestyle changes and medications. Heart disease can begin
years before you show symptoms, so it’s never too soon to learn how to
be heart smart.
Wednesday, June 10 | 6:00–7:00 pm | Whole Foods Market Plymouth Meeting
Understanding Your Risk for Cancer
Speaker: Michael Dabrow DO, Medical Oncologist, Medical
Director, Cancer Center of Paoli Hospital and Kallyn Stumm, MS, LCGC,
Licensed Certified Genetic Counselor, Cancer Center of Paoli Hospital
Learn more about the genetics of cancer and the relationship with family
Wednesday, June 10 | 6:30–8:00 pm | Main Line Health Center at Exton
Main Line Health's Wake Up to Wellness - A Senior Expo
Moderated by Tamala Edwards from 6abc Action News.
Who’s responsible for keeping you healthy as you age? Main Line Health
wants to be part of the answer. That’s why we’re providing seniors with
meaningful choices so you can take charge of your own health. Join us
for a dynamic morning filled with vital information and screenings for
your health. Join us for a discussion and Q&A session by Main Line
Health physicians including, Deborah Bosley, PT, Jennifer Kwan-Morley,
MD, Michael Negrey, MD, Firas Saidi, MD, and Sandra Schnall, MD.
Thursday, June 11 | 8:30–11:00 am | Haverford Community Recreation and
Hip & Knee Replacement in the 21st Century: Fact vs Myth
Speaker: Jonathan P Garino, MD, Paoli Hospital
In this seminar, Dr. Garino discusses recent advances in the science of
joint replacement, and dispels common misconceptions.
Thursday, June 11 | 11:00 am–12:00 pm | Upper Providence Township
Upcoming Bariatric Information Sessions - NEW LOCATIONS!
Learn more about the benefits, potential complications and qualification
criteria for bariatric surgery - presented by Dr. Richard Ing, Center of
Excellence certified Bariatric surgeon and the nurse coordinator. To
find out more information and to learn if you may be a candidate, please
sign up for an upcoming session.
Saturday, June 13 | 9:00–10:00 am | Main Line Health Center in Exton
Monday, June 15 | 6:30–7:30 pm | Main Line Health Center in Broomall
Monday, June 22 | 6:30–7:30 pm | Main Line Health Center in Newtown
Wellness Wednesdays at Main Line Health Center in Newtown Square
Understanding hypertension – managing blood pressure to reduce risk
Speaker: John Steers, MD, Cardiologist, Bryn Mawr Hospital, part
of Lankenau Heart Institute
Hypertension, or high blood pressure, can put you at risk for heart
disease and stroke, but you may not even know you have it because it has
no symptoms. One in every three adults has high blood pressure, but only
about half have it under control. Learn how to reduce your risk for
heart disease and stroke through diet, exercise and medication.
Wednesday, June 17 | 6:00–7:00 pm | Main Line Health Center in Newtown
Wellness Wednesdays at Broomall
Cancer Symptoms Men Ignore
Speaker: Paul Gilman, MD, Medical Oncologist, Lankenau Medical
Center and Veeraiah Siripurapu, MD, Surgical Oncologist, Lankenau
Many of the signs of cancer are mild and may be brushed off as nothing
unusual, but catching it in the early stages can make a difference in
your treatment and outcome. Join us to learn about the most common
symptoms that men ignore, and when it is time to see a doctor.
Wednesday, June 24 | 6:00–7:00 pm | Main Line Health Center in Broomall
Wellness Wednesday at Haverford YMCA
Fit & Healthy Pregnancy - How to stay strong and in shape for you
and your baby
Speaker: Rachel Kramer, MD, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Lankenau
Medical Center, Main Line Health
Dr. Kramer, a triathlete and author of Fit & Healthy Pregnancy, lost
more than 100 pounds and became dedicated to endurance sports while
raising two sons and practicing medicine. She offers up-to-date research
and information to debunk old wives' tales and help new moms stay strong
and in shape before and after delivery.
Wednesday, July 15 | 7:00–8:00 pm | Haverford YMCA