Shoulder Pain Relief is Topic of Free Program

Medical Experts to Discuss Causes, Treatment Options

Dealing with ongoing shoulder pain can take the joy out of everyday activities. People experiencing recurring shoulder  pain can learn about the possible causes of their pain, as well as nonsurgical, surgical and rehabilitation care options at a free community presentation called, “Shoulder Pain Relief: Know Your Options.”

This free educational program will be led by Eric Erickson, MD, Fellowship-trained surgeon in orthopedic sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery; Erica Kroncke, MD, board certified in sports medicine; and physical therapists Becky Czechanski, DPT, CSCS; and Karen Ferris, DPT, CSCS.

The presentation begins at 6:30 p.m. on Mon., Sept. 17, at the Grand Meridian, 2621 N. Oneida St., in Appleton.

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

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