By Mary Branham


Saint Joseph Hospital to Host Free Joint Pain Seminar at Legacy Reserve

Community invited to learn how to manage joint pain and improve quality of life

Lexington, Ky. (April 10, 2019) – Saint Joseph Hospital will host a free Joint Pain Seminar on Thursday, April 18, at 6:30 p.m. Those currently living with joint pain are encouraged to attend to learn more about how to manage pain and improve their quality of life. This event will take place at Legacy Reserve at Fritz Farm, located at 2700 Man O’ War Blvd. in Lexington.

Attendees will participate in a discussion with Tharun Karthikeyan, MD, an orthopedic surgeon with Lexington Clinic. Dr. Karthikeyan will answer questions about a variety of joint pain topics, including arthritis of the hip and knee, as well as surgical methods and non-surgical alternatives for treating joint pain. Light refreshments will be served.

Legacy Reserve at Fritz Farm is a unique senior living experience for active seniors, with additional levels of care available for those who need it.

This event is free and open to the public; however, space is limited, so those interested in attending are encouraged to register in advance. To learn more about this seminar and to register, please visit


About CHI Saint Joseph Health

CHI Saint Joseph Health, part of Catholic Health Initiatives, is one of the largest and most comprehensive health systems in the Commonwealth of Kentucky with 135 locations in 20 counties, including hospitals, physician groups, clinics, primary care centers, specialty institutes and home health agencies. In total, the health system serves patients in 35 counties statewide. CHI Saint Joseph Health is dedicated to building healthier communities by elevating patient care through an integrated physical and behavioral health delivery system. CHI Saint Joseph Health embodies a strong mission and faith-based heritage and works through local partnerships to expand access to care in the communities it serves.


About Saint Joseph Hospital 

Saint Joseph Hospital is a 433-bed hospital located in Lexington, KY. Established in 1877 by the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Kentucky, the facility serves residents of central and eastern Kentucky and is a nationally recognized tertiary medical center. Saint Joseph Hospital is Lexington’s first hospital. The hospital’s original mission was to provide compassionate care to the poor and underserved – a tradition still carried out today.