All Events and Health Talks

Register buttonPanel: Our Experts Address Your Cholesterol, Heart Valve and Heart Rhythm Concerns

Date: PanelThursday, February 26, 2015
Time: 6 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: St. Joseph Medical Center Room A and B combined
St. Joseph Medical Center
1717 S. J St.
Tacoma, WA 98405

Cost: Free

Registration: Register online or call toll-free 1-888-825-3227
Seating is limited and registration is required.

Join us for a panel discussion with three Franciscan Heart Center experts. They will present information on lipid management, valvular disease and heart rhythm issues.


Gig Harbor Health & Safety Expo  

Date: Saturday, March 7, 2015
Time: 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location: Gig Harbor Fire & Medic One,
10222 Bujacich Road N.W.,
Gig Harbor, WA

This community event, specifically for the residents of the Gig Harbor Peninsula, provides a wide variety of health screening and safety information for attendees. All screening and information is free and there is no appointment necessary. More information at www.gigharborfire.org.


Register buttonOptions For Hip Pain
Joshua A. Johnston, MD

Date:Joshua Johnston, MD Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Time: 6 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Tacoma Country & Golf Club
13204 Country Club Dr. S.W.
Lakewood, WA 98498

Cost:  Free

Registration: Register online or call toll-free 1-888-825-3227
Seating is limited and registration is required.

Want to get back to enjoying the activities you love? If you have hip pain due to arthritis, a fracture or another condition, join orthopedic surgeon, Joshua A. Johnston, MD, for this free talk. You’ll hear about the latest innovations in minimally invasive surgical techniques that are helping patients heal faster, experience less pain and increase motion. Topics will include hip reconstruction, hip replacement and arthroscopy.