Program Addresses Ongoing Back Pain

Physicians to Discuss Common Causes, Treatment Options

People suffering with ongoing back pain can learn about the possible causes of their pain, as well as nonsurgical and surgical care options at a free educational class called, “Oh, My Achy Back.”

This free program will be led by Richard A. Staehler, MD, physiatrist, with expertise in nonsurgical management of back pain; and David C. DeWitt, MD, orthopedic surgeon, with expertise in complex cervical surgery, both of NeuroSpine Center of Wisconsin.

The presentation begins at 6:30 p.m. on Wed., Nov. 14, at the Holiday Inn, Neenah Riverwalk, 123 E. Wisconsin Ave. in Neenah.

To register for this free 90-minute program, call 855-41-SPINE (77463). Seating is limited and each person must register separately.

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