Penrose-St. Francis to host live online chat about hip pain

Orthopedic surgeon will answer questions

POSTED: 02:50 PM MST Dec 06, 2012    UPDATED: 02:57 PM MST Dec 06, 2012 
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Penrose-St. Francis Health Services is hosting a live online question and answer session on Thursday evening.

Dr. Steven Myers, an orthopedic surgeon from the Colorado Springs Orthopedic Group will answer the public's questions starting at 7 p.m.

The theme of the conversation will be to discuss the risk factors and causes of hip pain along with the latest surgical and non-surgical treatment options.  Dr. Myers will be able to address a wide variety of questions related to orthopedic health and hip pain. Please note that he will not be able to address personal health issues.

Twitter users can follow the conversation Wednesday evening by following @PSFHS and the hashtag #OrthoChat.

Those who don't have a Twitter account can participate by going to and use the live chat module.