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The Future Is Now: Breakthroughs in Joint Replacement

Crackles and pops can be delightful – if they’re coming from our breakfast cereal. Unfortunately for the many people with joint issues such as osteoarthritis or previous injuries of the hips and knees, nagging aches and pains can really limit an active lifestyle.

For more information on the newest innovations in joint replacement and the future of orthopaedic surgery, join Dr. Nathan Cohen and Dr. Robert Duarte for The Future Is Now: Breakthroughs in Joint Replacement, a free seminar.

Dr. Cohen specializes in joint resurfacing, joint replacement and arthroscopic surgery of the knees, and is a founding member of Orthopaedic Specialists at Memorial Hospital. His initial education was in chemical engineering followed by a Masters in medical engineering from world-renowned Imperial College, University of London, England. He is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario Medical School, and completed his internship at St. Paul’s Hospital at the University of British Columbia, followed by his residency at University Hospital and Victoria Hospital at the University of Western Ontario in London, Canada.

Dr. Duarte is a fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon with total joint and revision specialization. He received his medical degree from Florida State University College of Medicine in Tallahassee, and he completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans. Dr. Duarte completed his fellowship in Adult Reconstruction and Arthritis Surgery at the Florida Orthopaedic Institute in Tampa, and has been a member of Memorial Medical Group since 2013.

The Best Knee Forward will be held Friday, February 26 at 12 noon in the Shearman Conference Center at Memorial Hospital on Oak Park Boulevard. A light lunch will be served, and reservations are required at least 24 hours in advance.

For more information or to make a reservation, please visit or call 337-494-2936. Can’t make it? You can watch this event live online by visiting