Series focuses on pain relief

A series of free presentations will run through September in Fruita, offering information about chronic pain relief.

Family Health West and the Fruita Community Center will host the presentations, set for 6 p.m. July 30, Aug. 20 and 27 and again Sept. 24 at the center, 324 N. Coulson Ave.

“The presenting doctors are experts in chronic pain issues and are known for getting results,” said Angelina Salazar, director of development and community relations at Family Health West. “In this series, each specialist will discuss an issue, his or her approach and how he or she collaborates with other experts to get maximum benefit for patients.”

On July 30, Dr. Larry Tice will discuss the spine. On Aug. 20, Dr. Kenneth Lewis will discuss injections for low back pain. On. Aug. 27, Dr. Ellen Price will discuss myofascial pain syndrome. The Sept. 24 presentation will feature a panel discussion.

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