Free sports medicine event in Houghton to connect you with Aspirus health experts

Keeping you on top of your game. That’s what the area’s most complete sports medicine and orthopedic team will discuss during a FREE Sports Medicine Community Health Event on Monday, October 21, in Houghton.

The event takes place at 5:30 p.m. in the Memorial Union Ballroom at Michigan Technological University. Attendees will have the opportunity to talk directly with Aspirus Keweenaw surgeons, sports medicine physicians, dietitians and therapists who are here to help you get back in the game. Appetizers by Executive Chef Eric Karvonen and light refreshments will be provided. Participants must register in advance. Call 337.6541 to reserve your spot.

Aspirus health experts will cover:

• Prevention and treatment of sports-related injuries.
• Nutrition to enhance performance and support recovery.
• Scoliosis.
• Concussion management.

“This is a great opportunity to meet our sports medicine and orthopedic team. We encourage everyone to bring questions,” said Sharon Fisher, Aspirus Upper Peninsula Regional Director of Therapy Services. “You’ll learn that all of the excellent care you or your athlete may need is right here, close to home.”

For more information, or to register for the FREE Sports Medicine Community Health Event, call 337.6541. Find the event on Aspirus' Facebook page. The event is free and open to the public.