Orthopedics, Zeeland Community Hospital

Spectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital Offers Free Seminar Discussing Hip Pain


ZEELAND, Mich., March 26, 2018 – Spectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital will offer “Your Bones, Your Health” a free orthopedic seminar series. The seminar entitled “Current Treatments for Hip Pain” will be held on Tuesday, April 10 at 6:30 p.m. in the DeWitt Professional Office Building on the Zeeland Community Hospital campus.

Hip pain is a common complaint caused by a wide variety of problems. John Swartz, DO, fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon, will discuss different types of hip pain and the most current treatments available.

This is the second presentation in a three part orthopedic seminar series offered to the community. The final series topic will be a May 22 presentation on “Hand and Wrist Problems.”

Registration for each presentation is encouraged. Register online at spectrumhealth.org/zeeland or call 616.748.2834. Spectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital is located at 8333 Felch Street in Zeeland.

Spectrum Health is a not-for-profit health system, based in West Michigan, offering a full continuum of care through the Spectrum Health Hospital Group, which is comprised of 12 hospitals, including Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital; 180 ambulatory and service sites; 3,600 physicians and advanced practice providers, including 1,500 members of the Spectrum Health Medical Group; and Priority Health, a health plan that served 996,000 members in fiscal year 2017. Spectrum Health is West Michigan’s largest employer, with 26,000 employees. The organization provided $372 million in community benefit during its 2017 fiscal year. Spectrum Health was named one of the nation’s 15 Top Health Systems—and in the top five among the largest health systems—in 2017 by Truven Health Analytics®, part of IBM Watson HealthTM. This was the sixth time the organization received this recognition.

Ashley Kiekintveld
Marketing and Communications
Phone: 616.748.3610
Email: ashley.kiekintveld@spectrumhealth.org