Free Community Health Lecture Series Focuses on Bone, Joint Care

06/04/09  Portland, Ore.

Free Lecture on Sciatica and Bulging Discs

WHAT: The next lecture in the OHSU Bone and Joint spring seminar series is "Treating Sciatica and Bulging Discs." Low-back pain is one of the leading causes of lost work time, second only to the common cold. Learn more at this informative lecture as Alex Ching, M.D., covers new treatments and therapies for easing back pain and sciatica caused by disc problems.

WHO: The speaker is Alex Ching, M.D.

WHEN: Wednesday, June 17, from 7 to 8 p.m.

WHERE:  OHSU Center for Health & Healing, third floor, 3303 S.W. Bond Ave., Portland.Maps and driving directions are available at

DETAILS: This free series of talks addresses some of today's top health concerns related to bones and joints, from the latest developments in prevention to treatment options.

To attend the lecture, register online at or by phone at 503 494-1122.

Free parking is available on the street.