Orthopedic

Get your orthopedic questions answered by a Franciscan Orthopedic and Sports Medicine specialist or surgeon at regular events held throughout the South Sound region of Washington. You’ll leave these orthopedic events with everything you need to know about conditions and the latest treatment options for joint replacement, foot and ankle pain, back ailments, and much more.

Register buttonAddressing Our Athletes Foot and Ankle Ailments
Sarah Shogren, DPM and Kaari Runge, PT  

Date: TuesdSarah Shogren, DPMay, April 28, 2015
Time: 6 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Courtyard by Marriott Federal Way
31910 Gateway Center Blvd. S.
Federal Way, WA 98003

Cost: Free

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

As a former athlete herself, Sarah Shogren, DPM and Kaari Runge, PT, will discuss non-surgical and surgical treatment options for the everyday active individual, including a variety of foot and ankle conditions and common everyday physical therapy exercises designed to address foot and ankle pain. Sarah will discuss the most common issues she treats, including bunions, neuromas and sports injuries, including ankle sprains and degenerative arthritis.


Register buttonAdvancements in Joint Replacement
John Jiganti, MD

Date: ThurJohn Jiganti, MDsday, May 21, 2015
Time: 6 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Allenmore Golf and Events Center, Lodge Hall (Elks)
2013 S. Cedar St.
Tacoma, WA 98405

Cost: Free

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

If joint pain is keeping you from the sports and fitness activities you enjoy, this free talk could get you back in the action. John Jiganti, MD, will discuss treatment options ranging from minimally invasive hip surgery to total and partial knee replacement. His personalized approach takes into consideration each patient's unique needs and expectations for orthopedic surgery.