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Unity Hospital Experts to Discuss Treatments for Your Back and Neck

Rochester, N.Y. (April 19, 2011) - Mary Dombovy, M.D., medical director of the Spine Center at Unity Hospital, will moderate a seminar on treatment options for back and neck symptoms, on Thursday, April 28, from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. The seminar, part of Unity’s Let’s Talk Health series, will be held at Mario's Italian Steakhouse, 2470 Monroe Ave., in the Town of Pittsford.

The panel of experts – all part of Unity’s Spine Center, which includes spine surgeons, physical medicine and rehabilitation physicians, anesthesiologists, neurologists, physical therapists, and the doctors of Rochester Chiropractic Group – will include:

• Jennifer Gargano, M.D., Unity Hospital Interventional Pain Management and Westside Anesthesia Associates of Rochester, LLP.

• Brian Justice D.C., the Rochester Chiropractic Group.

• Paul Maurer, M.D., Unity Hospital chief of Neurosurgery and surgical director of the Spine Center.

• Jan Scott, physical therapist and manager of Clinical Therapy for Unity Hospital Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation.

• Joanne Wu, M.D., Unity Hospital Rehabilitation and Neurology Services.

The Let’s Talk Health Series event is free and open to the public, and includes free general health information and screenings from 6 - 6:30 p.m. Light refreshments will be provided, and seating for the seminars is limited. To register, visit www.unityhealth.org/letstalkhealth or call 585-368-3000.

About Unity Hospital

Unity Hospital is an affiliate of Unity Health System, where you’ll find the friendliest and most compassionate people dedicated to providing the best possible health care experience. We have over 70 locations in Rochester and Monroe County, including Unity Hospital in the town of Greece and the Unity St. Mary’s Campus in Rochester. Key programs include our Joint Replacement Center, Family Birth Place, Spine Center, Diabetes Center, Chemical Dependency, and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, plus the area’s most comprehensive range of services for older adults. ACM Medical Laboratory is the world’s fifth largest provider of clinical trials testing, with locations in western New York, York, England, and lab partnerships across the globe. Our shared commitment to delivering health care the way it should be is reflected in our 98% overall patient satisfaction rating.

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