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Riverview Health to Host Low Back Pain Seminar

September 8, 2017

Riverview Health will host a low back pain seminar from 6-7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 26.

Dr. Praveen Perni and Dr. John Ward, board-certified and fellowship-trained physicians, will discuss the latest treatment options for low back pain caused by sciatica, a pinched nerve or stenosis. They’ll discuss techniques for reducing pain, including injections and surgery.

The low back pain seminar will take place at Riverview Health in the Krieg DeVault Conference Room, located in the lower level of the Women’s Pavilion. A light dinner will be served. The program is free, but registration is required. Register at riverview.org/classes or call 317.776.7999.

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Praveen Perni, MD
John Ward, MD

About Riverview Health

Riverview Health is comprised of a full-service, 156-bed hospital in Noblesville, a 16-bed hospital in Westfield, as well as freestanding combined ER and urgent care facilities. Also included are more than 25 primary, immediate and specialty-care facilities in Hamilton County. Riverview Health provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services in more than 35 healthcare specialties and has been frequently recognized for its clinical and service excellence. National achievements include Healthgrades America's 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery award (2019) and Outstanding Patient Experience award (2017-2018). Leapfrog Group awarded Riverview Health an A grade—the highest grade possible—for patient safety in 2017. As one of the largest employers in Hamilton County, Riverview Health recently received the Five-Star AchieveWELL Award through the Wellness Council of Indiana and was honored at the 2017 Indiana Health and Wellness Summit.

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Riverview Health