York Hospital to Present Lunch & Learn on Hip & Knee Replacement Surgery July 16 in Sanford


Orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Michael Morwood will discuss advances in robotic surgery for hip and knee replacements

Photo Attached: Michael Morwood, MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Atlantic Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

(June 18, 2021, York, Maine) In a return to its popular, IN PERSON Lunch & Learn series, York Hospital will present Robotic Surgery for Joint Replacements with Dr. Michael Morwood on Friday, July 16, 2021. The program takes place from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Goodall Memorial Library, 952 Main Street, Sanford.

Michael Morwood, MD, an orthopaedic surgeon at York Hospital and Atlantic Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, will discuss common causes for hip and knee pain and the treatment options and advances in robotic-assisted joint replacement surgery that can help you get back to doing what you love. There will be a brief Q & A session following the presentation. If joint pain is keeping you up at night or slowing you down, you won’t want to miss this FREE event.

Dr. Morwood is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in orthopaedic trauma and joint reconstruction/replacement. He earned his BA in physics from the University of Vermont, Burlington, and MD from the University of Vermont College of Medicine. Dr. Morwood completed a residency in orthopaedic surgery at Duke University, Durham, NC, a fellowship at the Florida Orthopaedic Trauma Institute, Tampa, FL, and an Adult Reconstruction fellowship at the Aaron Hofmann Arthritis Institute in Salt Lake City, UT.

His extensive training has made him an expert in robotic total knee replacement, muscle-sparing total knee replacement and anterior total hip replacement. He believes in improving the lives of patients by restoring function through providing exceptional care and using the highest quality evidence-based practices, innovative technologies, and cost-effective strategies.

To reserve your spot now, sign up via Eventbrite or visit www.yorkhospital.com/events or call 207-351-2385. Please note that this event is limited to 50 guests and masking is required for all. Additionally, attendees will receive a boxed lunch to take home following the presentation.

For more information on Dr. Morwood’s lecture, or future community lectures at York Hospital, please contact the Community Relations office at 207-351-2385 or info@yorkhospital.com. For more information on the hospital’s programs and services, or to schedule an appointment, visit yorkhospital.com or call 207-752-8642.

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