Genesys is offering a free talk on hip and knee arthritis. 'Take Charge of Your Arthritis' will be held at the Gensys Conference and Banquet Center on Wednesday, June 26th.

Michael Sorser, MD, an orthopedic surgeon on staff at Genesys, will discuss causes and symptoms of arthritis, normal hip and knee function, effects of arthritis on the hip and knee, diagnosis and treatment options. He will also be available for questions after the talk.

Matt Schroeder, a physical therapist with Physicians Integrated Physical Therapy, will also be on hand to talk about exercises for arthritis - what exercises will help and how to perform them correctly.

Genesys Athletic Club staff will also provide information on arthritis exercise classes offered at the club for both non-members and members.

To sign up for the talk, call Genesys Orthopedic Services at (888) 234-4710.

The talk runs from 2 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. The Genesys Conference and Banquet Center is located on the Genesys Regional Medical Center - Health Park Campus in Grand Blanc Township.