FORT MADISON – Fort Madison Community Hospital (FMCH) will host the next session in their new monthly community health education series in March.
This session entitled “Understanding Your Complex Knee” will take place on Tuesday, March 12 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at FMCH in the Business Center Conference Rooms.
Dr. Derek Breder, Orthopedic Surgeon will lead the discussion on arthritis of the knee. He will discuss types of arthritis, symptoms, and treatment options. Your knee is the longest and strongest joint in your body. Arthritis of the knee is the most common type of arthritis and affects 70% of the adult population over the age of 55.
Dr. Breder is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon and has been at FMCH since 2016. He completed his Residency at the University of Kansas Hospital, Department of Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Breder received both his Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Medical degrees from the University of Iowa.
This educational session is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. For more information call, 319-376-2244.