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Published on November 13, 2012

Arthritis treatments for hip, shoulder, knee topic of free lecture 

Tuesday, November 13, 2012


  • 2012 Press Release Archive

Georgetown, S.C.   —Dr. Edward J. Mikol, a physician with Carolina Orthopaedic Specialists, will deliver a lecture titled “Current Treatment Options for Arthritis of the Hip, Knee and Shoulder” Thursday, Nov. 29, in Pawleys Island. 

Mikol’s lecture, which is being hosted by Georgetown Hospital System, is scheduled for noon at HealthPoint Center for Health & Fitness, located at 12965 Ocean Highway. The event will last about an hour and include opportunities for participants to ask questions. Team members from NextStep Joint Replacement Center at Waccamaw Community Hospital also will be on hand to share information.    

Lunch will be served. Space is limited. Reservations can be made online at or by calling 843.520.7842 to reserve a seat.   

Mikol’s office is located at 3515 Caduceus Drive, Suite B, in Myrtle Beach, and his office phone number is 843-294-1941. His lecture is part of an ongoing series of free informational lectures offered by board-certified orthopaedic surgeons from GHS’ medical staff on topics from joint replacement surgery and how knee and hip prostheses work, to recovery and rehabilitation. Approximately 40 million Americans suffer from hip or knee pain.


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