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John R. Frankeny, M.D.Dr. Frankeny has retired from clinical practice and is no longer seeing patients. He is the CEO and Executive Director at OIP. He attended Penn State University where he graduated with a BS in biology and a BA in psychology. He then earned a Master’s degree in Sports Medicine at the University of California, Davis. He received his medical degree from the University of California, San Francisco, where he received the top award at graduation as the student who best exemplified the academic and caring aspects of medicine. He then served as an intern and resident in Orthopedic Surgery at the Penn State Hershey Medical Center. After a sports medicine traveling fellowship in Asia, he began a general orthopedic practice with the Orthopedic Institute of Pennsylvania in 1991. Dr. Frankeny resides with his wife on their farm in Juniata County and enjoys the frequent visits of his children and grandchildren. He relaxes by doing farm chores, reading, and exercise. He is a Monday morning quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers.

We’re never too old to get in shape!

We’re never too old to get in shape!

Robert Marchand is a 105 year old cyclist who had improved his world record for how far he could ride a bicycle in one hour from 15.1 miles at age 101 to 16.7 miles at age 103.

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