Tired of Dealing with Chronic Pain?

March 16, 2012

 Medical Experts to Offer Comprehensive Approach to Pain Management

Tired of battling chronic pain and looking for new solutions for better pain management? People can attend the free community presentation “What’s in Your Toolbox for Chronic Pain Management?” to learn about effective therapies designed to better manage chronic pain.

Alexander Yakovlev, MD, and Advanced Nurse Practitioners Lynda Fields, Angela Parmentier and Beth Resch of Comprehensive Pain Management of the Fox Valley, with special guests Corrine Rathbun, Lac; Kelly Voss, physical therapist; Linda Van Wyk, counselor; Lacy Hardy, licensed massage therapist; and Kimberli Trader, DC; will share helpful insights and a comprehensive approach to managing pain.

The free program begins at 6:30 p.m. on Tues., March 27, in the Ironwood Room at Appleton Medical Center.

To register for this free presentation, visit www.thedacare.org 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 (www.thedacare.org) 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!

For more information, media may contact Megan Wilcox, APR (megan.wilcox@thedacare.org), corporate and public relations specialist for ThedaCare, at (920) 830-5847 or the Appleton Medical Center switchboard at (920) 731-4101.