Orthopaedic Community Lecture Series

Join our UCI Health orthopaedic surgeons for monthly discussions on a variety of orthopaedic care topics.


Registration Instructions:

Free on Zoom.

Registration is required

Dates Offered:

Thursday, March 21, 2024 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Motion-Preserving Treatments for the Neck 
Arthritic changes of your cervical spine may result in developing compression of the spinal cord and/or nerves supplying the arms. Surgical intervention in the past would result in permanently immobilizing the neck bones. Join us as we will discuss the indications for and evidence behind motion-preserving surgery for the cervical spine.

Presented by Hansen Bow, MD.

Thursday, April 18, 2024 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Diagnosis and Management of Carpal and Cubital Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal tunnel syndrome and Cubital tunnel syndrome the two most common conditions that result from compression on a nerve somewhere within the arm or upper extremity. Join us as we discuss both diagnosis and treatment of these common conditions, including nonoperative and operative management.

 Presented by David Wright, MD.
Thursday, May 16, 2024 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Cervical Myelopathy: The Importance of Early Detection

This lecture will discuss symptoms and successful treat of cervical myelopathy, which can be treated successfully if caught early. 

Presented by Hao-Hua Wu, MD.

Thursday, June 20, 2024 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Why does my lower back hurt?

This lecture will discuss lower back pain and its common symptoms, as well as how to have your back pain properly assessed and treatment to achieve the best possible outcome.

Presented by Shahira Khoury, MD.