Cottage Center for Orthopedics Seminars 

Free Joint Pain Q&A Seminar


Joints talking to you? An orthopedic surgeon affiliated with Cottage Health will be there to answer your questions. Learn how to keep your joints healthy. Get informed on everything from pain relief to joint replacement. 

Refreshments served.


Register here for a Free Joint Pain Q&A Seminar or call 1-855-3-NO-PAIN.

Meet the Doctors:
Treatment Options for Joint Pain

For those who want to learn more about surgical options for joint pain. Taught by fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeons who specialize in knee and hip joint replacement.

Download the complete 2015 schedule for the Cottage Meet the Doctors Seminars


Participants will learn:

  • Criteria physicians use to help determine if surgery is the right choice
  • Different surgical techniques available for joint replacement surgery
  • Minimally-invasive surgery and rapid-recovery knee treatment options
  • Pros and cons of robotic surgery
  • And much more

Upcoming events:

April 21, 2015
6:00-7:30 p.m.
Santa Maria Inn

For Information Call

Free Joint Pain Q&A Seminar Sign-up Form


April 28, 2015
4:00-6:00 p.m.
MacKenzie Park, Santa Barbara

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Lawn Bowling with a Doc Sign-Up Form


Healthy Joint Living Seminars


A wellness seminar for those who want to live more healthily with the joints they have. Taught by licensed occupational and physical therapists with expertise in working with problems related to muscles and joints, body mechanics, and injury prevention.


Participants will learn:


Upcoming events:
Date To Be Announced

  • How to better care for the major joints of your body
  • Ways to prevent injury and pain as a result of poor body alignment and mechanics
  • Products on the market that can aid you in daily living
  • Questions to ask their physician regarding joint pain
  • And much more…

Pre-operative Joint Replacement Seminars    

For those who are considering or who have scheduled knee or hip replacement surgery. Taught by physical therapists and nurses who work for the Joint Replacement Program at Cottage Health System.

Download a complete 2015 schedule for Cottage Pre-Operative Joint Replacement Seminars


Participants are given a 38-page Joint Replacement Guide outlining the process at the Cottage Center for Orthopedics.


Participants will learn:

  • Steps involved in preparing for a successful joint replacement
  • What to expect while in the hospital
  • How to safely prepare the home for the recovery period
  • What to expect during the recovery period after hospitalization
  • And much more…

If you do not have an orthopedic specialist, we can help. Please call us at 805-569-7550 to speak directly with the Service Line Director of Orthopedics.