Free Lecture: Osteoarthritis and Hip & Knee Replacement

Charlotte County, FL (February 14, 2014) – Bayfront Health Punta Gorda and Life Care Center of Punta Gorda announce their upcoming physician lecture.

Join us on Thursday, February 27 at 3 p.m. as Stephen Schroering, M.D., Orthopedic Surgeon, presents the lecture, “Osteoarthritis and Hip & Knee Replacement.” At this free event, Schroering discusses everything you need to know about osteoarthritis – including signs and symptoms as well as treatment options. He’ll also discuss the ABC’s of hip and knee replacements.

The lecture will be held at Life Care Center of Punta Gorda, located at 450 Shreve Street, Punta Gorda. Seating is limited. Attendees must register prior to the lecture by calling (941) 637-2497.

Sponsored by Life Care Center of Punta Gorda and Bayfront Health Punta Gorda.

About Bayfront Health Punta Gorda
Located in Punta Gorda, Bayfront Health Punta Gorda (formerly Charlotte Regional Medical Center) is a full-service hospital dedicated to abiding by the mission of: Caring professionals dedicated to serving our community. Founded in 1947, 208-bed Bayfront Health Punta Gorda is Joint Commission Accredited and an award-winning hospital, with stroke services, orthopedics and respiratory programs earning national distinction. At Bayfront Health, we are united to bring state-of-the-art care to Florida's Gulf communities. To learn more, visit:

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Bayfront Health, a newly created healthcare network of seven hospitals along Florida’s Gulf Coast, is committed to caring for more than 66,000 inpatients, 202,000 ER visits, nearly 57,000 surgeries and more than 500,000 outpatient visits each year. Additional benefits of the network include transfer agreements in the areas of trauma, pediatrics, stroke, cardiac, OB, NICU and mental health services, to name a few; residency and other educational and training opportunities for medical staff; and the establishment of specialty service line centers in the areas of epilepsy and robotic surgery.