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Lumbar Spinal Stenosis Seminar

Are you tired of living with pain caused by Lumbar Spinal Stenosis (LSS)?  Join us for a highly informative discussion on the causes of LSS, innovative treatment options, and the latest technology.  

Presented by Dr. Neil Pasia
When:  Tuesday, March 25
Time:    5:30 p.m.
Where:  Port Huron Hospital - Duffy Classroom

To register, please call Health...


photo: Dr. Scott HeithoffYou are invited to attend a free Joint Connections seminar to be presented by Dr. Scott Heithoff. He will be discussing the “Common Causes and Treatment of Knee and Hip Pain”.

Where:    Port Huron Hospital
When:     Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Time:       5:30 p.m.

To register for this free seminar, contact Port Huron Hospital Health Access at 1-800-228-1484 or...


Detroit Free Press annual award based on employee feedback and satisfaction

PORT HURON, Mich. (November 2013) – For the second consecutive year, Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron has been selected as one of the Detroit Free Press Top 100 Workplaces. The Top 100 Workplaces in and surrounding Detroit are determined solely by employee feedback. The survey is conducted by WorkplaceDynamics, LLP, a research firm on organizational health and employee engagement.

“At Orthopedic Associates of...


Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron extends our thanks, congratulations and best wishes to Wilmont R. Kreis, M.D., who will be retiring at the end of the year. Dr. Kreis, who cofounded Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron in 1983, has been dedicated to diagnosing and treating area patients’ bone, joint and muscle injuries and conditions for more than 30 years.



Join Dr. Makim for a free seminar as he discusses 'Common Causes of Knee Pain and Treatment Options'. Dinner will be provided.

Date:  Tuesday, October 22nd
Time:  6:00 p.m.
Location:  Lexington United Methodist Church
5597 Main Street, Lexington, Michigan 48450

Reserve your seat by calling HealthAccess at 1-800-228-1484


Todd Murphy, M.D. will be discussing the different causes of shoulder pain and common treatments, including arthoroscopic surgical options.  


Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron surgeon offers insight on growing trend

PORT HURON, Mich. (October 2013) – During her junior year of high school, an ACL tear during a volleyball game nearly kept Capac native Abby Aguinaga on the sidelines the remainder of the school year—and she’s not alone. Female athletes at all ages and ability levels are four to six times more likely to suffer an ACL injury than their male counterparts, according to recent studies.



Drs. Gary Doss and Todd Murphy will be the Orthopedic Team Physicians at the upcoming Port Huron Northern vs Port Huron High School game on Friday, September 27th.


10K, 5K and 1-mile races held Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013

PORT HURON, Mich. (Aug. 21, 2013) – On Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, 426 people participated in Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron’s 6th Annual Fun Run. The community event, which included a 10K and 5K (walk and run) and 1-mile fun run, awarded runners in all age categories as well as overall winners and the top three male and female finishers.

Curt Silverthorn of Yale and Alana Koepf of Avoca finished first...


Playground superheroes need to do their own stunts, but don't have to get hurt

Written by Ryan Fitzmaurice Times Herald

Aug. 4, 2013

With parents' careful observation of play areas and age-appropriate playground equipment, the number of children injured during play can be reduced. / Times Herald

Four-year-old Johnny Cook’s favorite place on the playground is the monkey bars.

His mother doesn’t share his preference.

Laura Cook frequents the Marysville City Park often with her two children, Johnny and 3-year-old Izabella,...