Public can learn more about managing back pain during talk Oct. 23
Posted: October 16th, 2013
SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. – Physician J. Bryan Dixon will talk about managing chronic back pain during a free public program starting at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 23, in the Shouldice Library auditorium, room 278, at Lake Superior State University.
Dixon, a clinical assistant professor of family medicine at Michigan State University’s College of Human Medicine, is being brought to the community by War Memorial Hospital, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan, MSU and LSSU. His appearance is part of an MSU “Your Health” lecture series.
In “Back Pain: Diagnosis and Management,” Dixon will discuss what can be done to diagnose back pain and reduce pain and suffering for millions of Americans who suffer from it, leading to limited productivity and absenteeism at work.
J. Bryan Dixon M.D.
Dixon is a board-certified sports medicine specialist. He is a graduate of the MSU College of Human Medicine’s Rural Physician Training Program. He completed his residency in family medicine in Marquette, where he currently practices non-operative orthopedics and sports medicine. Appointed by Gov. Rick Snyder for two consecutive terms to the Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness, Health and Sports, Dixon brings his expertise and passion for improving health through exercise and physical activity to the state of Michigan.
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