Exercise and Diet for Knee Pain – Free Seminar Canningvale 7pm May 18th 2022

Patient Education with Dr Daniel Meyerkort, Orthopaedic Specialist Surgeon and WA Health Group Allied Health Team 

Wednesday, 18/05/2022, 7:00 pm

WA Health Group Studio – Physio, Podiatry, Remedial Massage, Dietitian & Exercise Physiology,

2 Queensgate Drive, #12, Canning Vale, WA 6155

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About this event

Hear from an orthopaedic surgeon and allied health team. The speakers are passionate about helping patients optimise their knee pain through diet and exercise programs. You will leave the night with clear options for treatment of knee arthritis.

The evening will focus on:

  • Why knee arthroscopy ‘clean up’ surgery is ineffective for arthritis
  • The benefits of starting a Physiotherapy exercise program on knee pain and function
  • Practical weight loss methods and how this can help knee pain
  • Injections for knee pain
  • Modern Knee Replacement Surgery and the role of Robotic Surgery in Knee Replacement
  • Getting ‘fit’ before surgery and the benefits of exercise and dietary ‘prehab’

 

Presenters

Dr Daniel Meyerkort – Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon

Samy Boutros – Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist & GLA:D Certified Physiotherapist

Joel Kenny – GLA:D Certified Physiotherapist

Ivana Gionvanini & Megan Hardy – Dietitans

Nardine Gillman – Exercise Physiologist

 KNEE PAIN? EXERCISE & DIET? WHY BOTHER? Surgeon and Physio perspective image