Middletown, NY- Orange Regional Medical Center will host a free knee and hip replacement seminar on Thursday, June 6 at 6:00 p.m. at the Community Health Education Center, 110 Crystal Run Road, Middletown. Board-certified Orthopedic surgeon and joint replacement specialist Dr. Kevin Trapp will speak on all aspects of joint replacement including surgical options and pre- and post-operative care. A question and answer session will follow. Refreshments will be provided. Registration is required and must be made by June 5. For more information or to register, call the Orange Regional Health Connection at 1-888-321-ORMC (6762).
According to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, more than 600,000 knee replacements and more than 285,000 total hip replacements are performed each year in the United States. Orange Regional’s Bone & Joint Center provides a range of orthopedic care from knee and hip replacement and hand surgery to advanced therapies and treatments.
Dr. Trapp attended Cornell University Medical College in New York. He completed an Internship in General Surgery and an Orthopedic Residency at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, where he was awarded “Orthopedic Resident of the Year” from 1999 to 2000. Dr. Trapp completed a Fellowship in Adult Joint Reconstruction at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York. He has extreme interest and specialized training in joint replacement, including revision of the hip, knee and shoulder. In addition, he obtained specialty training in arthroscopy of the hip. Dr. Trapp is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. Dr. Trapp specializes in Reconstructive Surgery. He is also the Medical Director of the Bone & Joint Center Programs and Chairman of the Department of Orthopedics at Orange Regional Medical Center.
To learn more information about Orange Regional’s Bone & Joint Center or about total joint replacement, visit www.ormcspineortho.org.
Orange Regional Medical Center is a member of the Greater Hudson Valley Health System.
About Orange Regional’s Bone & Joint Center
Orange Regional Medical Center offers leading expertise and experience in orthopedic care from hips and knee replacement to a wide range of advanced therapies. We offer comprehensive rehabilitation and pain management services with the team, the technology and the experience you need. Our specialists use the most advanced treatments and technologies and we provide comprehensive rehabilitation and pain management services.