Skip to Content

UPMC East Presents: Is Knee or Hip Pain Slowing You Down?

For Journalists

Rick Pietzak
Project Director, Crisis Communications

Want to Make an Appointment or Need Patient Information?
Contact UPMC at


Go to Find a Doctor to search for a UPMC doctor.


WHAT: UPMC East presents a free health education discussion on knee and hip pain. Learn how to troubleshoot knee and hip problems through weight loss, medication and joint injections, exercise and physical therapy. Attendees also will learn about the latest surgical options for arthritis of the hip and knee. 


To learn more or register, call 412-357-3700, or visit


WHY: If arthritis is holding you back from enjoying a more active lifestyle, new treatment options may offer relief.


WHO: David P. Fowler, M.D., orthopaedic surgeon


WHEN: 5:30 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 7


WHERE: UPMC East Conference Center, Ground Level, 2775 Mosside Blvd., Monroeville, Pa., 15146.


Note to Media: To cover this event, prior arrangements must be made by contacting Madison Brunner at