Oconto Falls – Community seniors are invited to a free presentation focused on joint and spine health at HSHS St. Clare Memorial Hospital, 855 S. Main St. in Oconto Falls on Thursday, April 27. It’s called, Living inMotion with Arthritis, Neck and Back Pain.
 
The presentation will be led by Dr. Amy Romandine Kratz and Kyle Makuck, PT and will address arthritis, neck and back pain issues. Dr. Romandine Kratz is a primary care sports medicine expert who sees patients at the Prevea Oconto Falls Health Center, Prevea Oconto Health Center and the Prevea Ashwaubenon Health Center. Kyle Makuck is a physical therapist specializing in the treatment and rehabilitation of joint, muscle and body dysfunctions in the neck, shoulder, arm, back, hip knee ankle and foot.
 
Event Details:
  • Thursday, April 27
  • HSHS St. Clare Memorial Hospital Dining Room
  • 4:30 to 6:00 p.m.
    • 4:30 – Complimentary meal
    • 5:00 – Presentation
 
Pre-registration for this event is requested by calling (920) 272-3355 or visiting www.prevea.com/events. Space is limited.
 
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About HSHS St. Clare Memorial Hospital
HSHS St. Clare Memorial Hospital serves Oconto Falls and the surrounding communities as a federally-designated critical access hospital with a 24-hour physician-staffed emergency department, urgent care, general, vascular and orthopedic surgical services, inpatient and outpatient surgical and diagnostic services, rehabilitation, oncology outpatient clinic and women’s care. HSHS St. Clare Memorial Hospital, in affiliation with Prevea Health, has six regional health center locations in Gillett, Lena, Mountain, Oconto, Oconto Falls and Suring. Founded in 1921 as Community Memorial Hospital, in 2014, HSHS St. Clare Memorial Hospital became the fourteenth hospital in Hospital Sisters Health System. As an affiliate of Hospital Sisters Health System, we draw on the history of St. Francis of Assisi as we move to continue serving the health care needs of our area in Christ’s healing ministry, caring for all people. For more information about St. Clare, visit www.stclarememorial.org/.
 
About Hospital Sisters Health System
Hospital Sisters Health System’s (HSHS) mission is to reveal and embody Christ’s healing love for all people through our high quality, Franciscan health care ministry. HSHS provides state-of-the-art health care to our patients and is dedicated to serving all people, especially the most vulnerable, at each of our 13 Local Systems and physician practices in Illinois (Belleville, Breese, Decatur, Effingham, Highland, Litchfield, and Springfield) and Wisconsin (Chippewa Falls, Eau Claire, Oconto Falls, Sheboygan, and two in Green Bay). HSHS is sponsored by Hospital Sisters Ministries, and Hospital Sisters of St. Francis is the founding institute. For more information about HSHS, visit www.hshs.org/.  For more information about Hospital Sisters of St. Francis, visit www.hospitalsisters.org/.
 
About Prevea Health
Prevea Health’s mission is to care for people with passion, pride, and respect. Founded in 1996, Prevea Health partners with HSHS St. Vincent Hospital and HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital Medical Center in Green Bay, HSHS St. Nicholas Hospital in Sheboygan, HSHS St. Clare Memorial Hospital in Oconto Falls, HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire and HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital in Chippewa Falls, to provide access to more than 200 physicians in more than 60 specialty areas. Prevea has more than 40 locations throughout Northeast Wisconsin and Western Wisconsin’s Chippewa Valley region. For more information, visit www.prevea.com.