Appalachian Regional Healthcare System Launches Free ‘Health Talk’ Speaker Series; Talk Tonight at Hugh Chapman Center

Published Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 1:56 pm

Sept. 19, 2013. Appalachian Regional Healthcare System launched a health speaker series in late August. The series, entitled “Health Talk” will feature physicians and medical professionals sharing health information and tips to help make life better for all in the High Country.

The inaugural series of Health Talk events features Appalachian Regional Orthopeadic and Sports Medicine Center and will be offered at the Paul H. Broyhill Wellness Center and at the Hugh Chapman Center, a part of the Williams YMCA of Avery County. Health Talk is free to members and guests of both facilities.

orthodocsforwebAppalachian Regional Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Center is located at 870 State Farm Road, Suite 100 in Boone.  

On Sept. 19, Dr. Evan Ekman will give a Talk on Avoiding Shoulder Injuries in an Active Life from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Hugh Chapman Center in the Avery County YMCA in Linville. 

In October, Dr. Bill DeVault will give two talks on Knee Injury and Rehab. On Oct. 16, he will speak from 6:30-7:30 at the Wellness Center Classroom at 232 Boone Heights Drive, and on Oct. 17 he will speak from 6:30-7:30 at the Hugh Chapman Center at the Avery County YMCA in Linville. 

All of these talks are free and open to the public. 

Located in Boone, Appalachian Regional Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Center provides surgical and non-surgical treatment options for problems that develop in bones, joints, muscles, tendons and ligaments. Our Board Certified doctors are dedicated to providing world-class care in the High Country. 

Drs., DeVault, Ekman and Vaughn look forward to meeting you and working as your healthcare partner to make life better.

For more information about Appalachian Regional Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Center, call 828-386-BONE or visit 

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