Managing Chronic Pain is Topic of Free Program

Medical Experts to Discuss Treatments for Pain Management

People seeking new ideas and solutions for coping with chronic pain can attend the free community presentation, “Life with Chronic Pain: How to Reclaim Your Identity” to learn about different types of chronic pain and effective treatments for daily pain management. Alexander Yakovlev, MD; Angie Parmentier, APNP; and Lynda Fields, APNP; of Comprehensive Pain Management of the Fox Valley will share helpful insights into pain management and explore the effects a sufferer’s pain can have on loved ones, as well as ways those in pain can keep their relationships strong.

The free program begins at 6:30 p.m. on Tues., March 19, in the Ironwood Room at Appleton Medical Center.

To register for this free presentation, visit or call ThedaCare On Call at (920) 830-6877 or (800) 236-2236 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Each person must register separately.

ThedaCare ( is a community health system consisting of five hospitals: Appleton Medical Center, Theda Clark Medical Center, New London Family Medical Center, Shawano Medical Center, and Riverside Medical Center in Waupaca. ThedaCare also includes ThedaCare Physicians, ThedaCare Behavioral Health, ThedaCare At Work and ThedaCare At Home. ThedaCare is the largest employer in Northeast Wisconsin with more than 6,175 employees. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter!