Have you ever wondered why knees hurt before it rains? Or why your shoulder
can cause you more trouble in the cold? Or why your ankle keeps making
that weird clicking noise? All these questions and more can be answered
at Lake Charles Memorial’s monthly seminar. To get answers to all
these questions and more, please join
Dr. Alan Hinton, MD, on Friday, September 27 at noon for his lecture where he answers all the
questions you have about your joints and more.
A native of Lake Charles, Dr. Hinton has a degree in chemical engineering
from McNeese State University. He went on to receive his medical degree
from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. His
post-graduate training includes a residency in orthopedic surgery from
LSU in New Orleans and a fellowship in sports medicine from the University
of Pennsylvania Sports Medicine Center.
Dr. Hinton has been in private practice in Lake Charles since 1995. He
specializes in orthopedic procedures, including joint replacements all
other surgeries with knees, shoulders, ankles, hands/elbows and fractures.
Dr. Hinton is board-certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
and has a subspecialty certification in orthopedic sports medicine. He
is also a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Arthroscopy
Association of North America, Calcasieu Parish Medical Society, Louisiana
State Medical Society and Louisiana Orthopedic Association.
Ask the Doctor, is a free seminar being held at 12 noon on Friday, September 27, in the
Shearman Conference Center at Memorial Hospital on Oak Park Boulevard.
Light lunch will be provided, and reservations are required at least 24
hours in advance.
For more information or to make a reservation, please visit
lcmh.com/seminar or call
(337) 494-2936. You can also watch the event live online by visiting