Andrews Institute Teams Up to STOP Sports Injuries

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					 Media Advisory                                           Contact: Ashley Chisholm, marketing director
 For Immediate Release                                            Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
                                                                  850.916.8571, ashley.chisholm@TheAndrewsInstitute.com

                                               FREE Arthritis Screening
                                10 a.m.—2:30 p.m., Friday, April 15 at the Andrews Institute

 Gulf Breeze, Fla. (March 18, 2011)-The Andrews Total Joint Center is hosting a FREE arthritis screening for
 residents experiencing joint pain or stiffness in the knee or hip. Screenings will begin at 10 a.m. on Friday, April
 15 at the Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine. Participants will receive an X-ray of one hip or
 knee and a brief consultation by Brett Smith, M.D., M.S., Robert Snowden, M.D., Sarah Baroni, P.A. or Jennifer
 Riggs, P.A. Space is limited. Registration is necessary. Residents can reserve a free appointment by calling
 850.916.8585.

 The Andrews Total Joint Center specializes in traditional and innovative solutions, both non-surgical and surgical,
 for patients who suffer from joint pain. Whether pain is caused by arthritis, injury, disease or normal wear and
 tear, experts from the Andrews Total Joint Center create tailored treatment plans based individual needs of
 patients. Leading-edge treatments and procedures are designed to provide patients the best and most efficient
 care and recovery possible. Patients under the care of highly trained surgeons at the Andrews Total Joint Center
 often experience faster recovery, decreased post-operative pain, reduced scarring and quicker return to activity.

 For more information about the Andrews Total Joint Center, call 850.916.8400 or go online to
 AndrewsTotalJointCenter.org.

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 Media Note: For more information about the Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, or to
 receive high-resolution images, contact Ashley Chisholm, marketing director, at 850.916.8571 or
 ashley.chisholm@theandrewsinstitute.com.

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 About the Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
 Located minutes from Pensacola, Florida in Gulf Breeze, the Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine provides world-
 class care and service for the athlete in everyone. The Institute boasts more than 40 physicians and medical experts providing top-
 notch service in specialties ranging from orthopaedics and podiatry to ophthalmology, joint care and neurology, and is accessible to
 everyone. It is the world’s only facility offering surgery, diagnostic imaging, rehabilitation and athletic performance training all on one
 campus. The one-of-a-kind center focuses on the prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of musculoskeletal injuries while using the
 expertise of nationally and internationally renowned orthopaedic surgeon James Andrews, M.D. Dr. Andrews is best known as
 physician to some of sport’s greatest professional athletes. For additional information, visit www.TheAndrewsInstitute.com.

 The Andrews Institute is a facility of Baptist Health Care, a community-owned, not-for-profit health care organization committed to
 improving the quality of life for people and communities in Northwest Florida and South Alabama. A 2003 Malcolm Baldrige
 recipient, Baptist continuously strives to be a national leader in quality and service. Baptist Health Care includes four hospitals, two
 medical parks, Baptist Manor, Baptist Leadership Group, Andrews Institute for Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine, Lakeview Center
 and Baptist Medical Group. With more than 5,000 employees and employed physicians, Baptist Health Care is the largest non-
 governmental employer in northwest Florida. For more information, please visit www.eBaptistHealthCare.org.

Baptist Hospital ● Gulf Breeze Hospital ● Jay Hospital ● Atmore Community Hospital ● Lakeview Center ● Baptist Manor ● Baptist LifeFlight
Baptist Medical Park – Nine Mile ● Baptist Medical Park – Navarre ● Andrews Institute ● Baptist Medical Group ● Baptist Leadership Group

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