Capecci, PieroIs hip replacement surgery in your future? Do you want to know if hip replacement surgery is the right choice for you? You can get your questions answered at next week’s Passavant Event in Jacksonville.

Piero Capecci, MD, a board certified orthopedic surgeon with Springfield Clinic, will present “Hips: Two Steps Forward, One Step Back” on Tuesday, Sept. 19, at 6 p.m. in Meeting Rooms 2 and 3 at the hospital. Dr. Capecci will talk about the evolution and development of total hip replacement surgery, surgical approaches, development of hip implants and the benefits of hip replacement surgery. The program is offered at no charge. To register, call 479-5800.

Dr. Capecci provides a full range of orthopedic treatment options, with specialization in reconstruction of the shoulder, hip and knee. He also has special training on revision surgery for patients that may have had less than desirable outcomes from a previous surgery.

Dr. Capecci sees patients at Springfield Clinic-Jacksonville, located at 15 Founders Lane in Jacksonville.