FORT COLLINS, Colo., Sept. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Orthopaedic & Spine Center of the Rockies welcomed 436 patients, family members, and friends on Saturday, Sept. 10, for its sixth annual Total Joint Surgery Walk.
The walk celebrated the health and success that thousands of patients of the physician practice have enjoyed after hip, knee, or ankle replacement surgery.
The event, which included lunch and remarks by orthopaedic surgeons, was held at the Orthopaedic & Spine Center's facility in Fort Collins, CO.
The walk took place on the city of Fort Collins' Spring Creek and Poudre River Trails. Afterward, there was a lunch and a welcome by Orthopaedic & Spine Center doctors. Kirk Kindsfater, MD, and Dana Clark, MD, who perform total hip and knee surgeries, addressed the guests. Also attending the event was Robert Johnson, MD, now retired; he is one of the surgeons who founded the Orthopaedic & Spine Center in 1969.
Participants walked the distance they chose along a two-mile course. OCR's facility at 2500 E. Prospect Road adjoins the city's bicycle-pedestrian trail system.
SOURCE Orthopaedic & Spine Center of the Rockies