West Orange, NJ (February 10, 2003) - Dr. Andrew Hutter of Center for Orthopaedics in West Orange, was an instructional course lecturer on February 5th at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons national meeting in New Orleans.
participated in a course, "Uses and Abuses of Complementary and Alternative Medicine" in which he
gave a lecture on the use of Acupuncture in an orthopaedic practice.
is a frequent speaker, both nationally and internationally with respect to innovative and alternative methods of pain management.
has treated numerous professional athletes in this capacity as Assistant Team Orthopaedic Physician with the NY/NJ MetroStars professional soccer team, the New Jersey Storm of the Indoor Lacrosse League
and the New Jersey Gladiators of the Arena Football League
typically treats fractures, arthritic conditions, neck and back pain and related athletic injuries.
is one of the few orthopaedic surgeons skilled in, and who teaches, a new procedure called epiduroscopy, which allows for added diagnostic information and therapeutic treatment of lumbar spine conditions.
innovative techniques, often non-invasive, such as the use of acupuncture, can avoid the need for surgery while reducing a patient's pain.
will also appear as a guest on News 12 New Jersey's "To Your Health" airing throughout the month of February.