Brigham and Women's/Mass General Health Care Center Events
This May, attend free lectures presented by Brigham and Women’s and Mass General physicians and learn ways to optimize your health.
A Healthy Balance: Living with Dizziness, Vertigo, and Imbalance Monday, May 14 – 6:45-8:15 p.m. Sharon Adult Center-Sharon Community Center 219 Massapoag Avenue, Sharon, MA
Many older adults experience dizziness, vertigo or imbalance which increases their risk for falls and injuries. Physical therapists Marissa Lizotte and Kristina Dunlea will discuss the symptoms and causes of each condition, treatment strategies, and the role of physical therapy in care for balance issues.
Shouldering the Pain: Treatment for Rotator Cuff Injury Tuesday, May 15 – 7-8:30 p.m. Brigham and Women's/Mass General Health Care Center 2nd Floor Conference Room 20 Patriot Place, Foxborough, MA
Does your shoulder hurt, ache or limit your activities? This class, led by orthopaedic surgeons Elizabeth Matzkin, MD, and Luke Oh, MD, will discuss the causes, symptoms and treatments for a rotator cuff injury and provide information on the best way to prevent shoulder injury.