Posted by Peter Krautle on Jun 30, 2017
Summary of Ridgewood A.M. Rotary Breakfast Meeting – May 11, 2017
Prayer – Barb
This Day in History – 1934 Dust Storm caused by farmers plowing fields covered with grass. Led to crop rotation practices and start of ecology movement.
 
Happy Dollars
  • Barb – Welcome to Dr. Mark Pizzurro
  • Lisa – Keller Williams Red Service Day
  • Michael – Ben and Jerry’s outing
  • Mary Ann – Guest speaker
  • Betty – attended piano concert in Katonah NY
  • Tammy – son made college decision
  • Ann - birthday
  • Vernon – Professional Korean String Players
  • John – attended wedding in Utah. Guests in home
  • Gwenn – thanks for being back. Daughter recently moved back to Ridgewood
  • Elise – Lisa for her Red Service Day
 
Speaker – Dr. Mark Pazurro – orthopedic surgeon
  • Father was an orthopedic surgeon
  • Specialty is hip and knee
  • 5 million people in the US have arthritis – breakdown in cartilage
  • Plates on joints today have improved wear rates
    • 95 percent survive 10 years
    • 85 percent survive 20 years
  • 8-9 sizes of fittings for joints – sizing is done by X-ray
  • Joint replacement done with people into their 90s – attitude is everything
 
 
50-50 Winner – Bea
4-Way Leader – Bea