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Advanced Clinician Series: Ankle and Foot 9/19/20

$200.00

Dr. Albers and Dr. Dibra will present comprehensive coverage and direct clinical application of conservative and operative interdisciplinary care regarding ankle and foot care.

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Description

This course is designed to combine the expertise of the surgeon and physical therapist, giving course participants access to the complete process of pre-op, operative, and post-op protocols, and how to apply clinical reasoning to make an effective treatment plan.  It will take begin at 8:00 am CST and finish at 1:30 pm CST.

This activity has been approved by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 5.50 CCUs for PTs and PTAs.

Outline:

  • Ankle and foot anatomy
  • Understanding of common pathologies of the ankle and foot and the healing process
  • Appropriate rehab intervention techniques for various diagnoses, including acute, chronic, and post-op care
  • Understanding of differential diagnoses techniques for the ankle and foot when evaluating a patient
  • Understanding of when surgical interventions are warranted and how they are performed
  • Increased awareness of the customizing of shoe inserts and when they are warranted
  • Awareness of how to open and run a successful PT private practice
  • Provide up-to-date treatment from diagnosis, surgical interventions, and follow up therapy.