Floyd Memorial Offers Back Pain Seminar May 19, 2016

Floyd Memorial is offering a free Back Pain Seminar on Thursday, May 19 from 6 to 7 pm in the Paris Health Education Center. Floyd Memorial Medical Group – Orthopedics’ physician assistant, Norman Silva, PA-C, will discuss the latest treatment of back pain and sciatica. Physical therapist, Jim Snyder, PT, DPT, will provide information on conservative […]

Joint Pain Screening Set for May 21, 2016

Floyd Memorial is offering its biannual free Joint Pain Screening on Saturday, May 21 from 7:30 to 10 am at the Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center. Receive an X-ray of your shoulder, knee or hip and a consultation with an orthopedic surgeon. This opportunity only happens twice each year. Get same day results and advice for […]

Floyd Memorial Offers Advice on Ending Joint Pain at a Free Seminar on March 3

Floyd Memorial is offering a free Joint Pain Seminar on Thursday, March 3 from 6 to 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. Learn about advanced treatments that may offer dramatic relief of your knee or hip pain. Board certified orthopedic surgeon John Conner, MD, will discuss medications, exercise and joint replacement […]

New 3D Mammography at Floyd Memorial Offers Better Chance to Diagnose Breast Cancer Earlier

Floyd Memorial’s Women’s Imaging Center is excited to offer 3D mammography (breast tomosynthesis) for breast cancer screening and biopsy. Breast tomosynthesis produces a three-dimensional view of the breast tissue that helps radiologists identify and characterize individual breast structures without the confusion of overlapping tissue. The Center’s Hologic Selenia® Dimensions® system offers a screening experience similar […]

Floyd Memorial Laryngectomee Support Group Celebrates One Year Anniversary

Floyd Memorial’s Laryngectomee Support Group recently celebrated its one year anniversary on May 20. The group meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 3 pm in Floyd Memorial’s Paris Health Education Center. Also known as a lost cord club, the support group is beneficial to the total rehabilitation of the laryngectomy patient. This is […]

Floyd Memorial Celebrates Stroke Awareness Month on May 5

As a provider for stroke patients, Floyd Memorial is celebrating National Stroke Awareness Month in May with a special Stroke Awareness Day on May 5 from 11 am to 1 pm in Floyd Memorial Hospital’s main lobby. Blood pressure screenings, risk and prevention information, support services and giveaways will be available. Registration is not required. […]

Free Conservative Back Pain Treatment Seminar Set for April 30

Floyd Memorial is offering a free Conservative Back Pain Treatment Seminar on Thursday, April 30 from 6 to 7 pm in the Paris Health Education Center. Floyd Memorial Spine Center nurse practitioner Autumn Allgeier, NP, along with physical therapist Tyler Helm, PT, DPT, will discuss conservative treatments that may help with your back pain. Discover […]

Floyd Memorial Celebrates National Athletic Training Month in March

National Athletic Training Month, observed during the month of March, is a time to highlight the profession of athletic training and how it positively impacts our global and local communities. Athletic trainers have a long history of providing high quality healthcare for athletes and those engaged in physical activity based on specific tasks. Floyd Memorial […]

Floyd Memorial Orthopedic Group Launches New Accelerated Joint Replacement Recovery Program

Recently, Floyd Memorial Medical Group – Orthopedics launched an Accelerated Joint Replacement Recovery Program to help hip, knee and shoulder joint replacement patients recover more quickly with less pain. The accelerated approach uses a combination of medications and anesthesia techniques that work on many different receptors both in the brain and the periphery to reduce […]