Directors: Brian J. Cole, MD, MBA; CAPT (ret) Matthew T. Provencher, MD, MC, USNR; Kevin Wilk, PT, DPT, FAPTA
Keeping Patients Active Through Biologics, Rehabilitation and Contemporary Surgical Techniques
HANDS-ON BONUS! Sports Medicine Interventional Ultrasound Sessions
Ensure your sports medicine treatment decisions and rehabilitation solutions are current in this rapidly evolving field. Join us for a highly interactive experience featuring small faculty-led case-based groups, participant-expert panel discussions, and open dialogue with faculty on decision-making and treatment strategies.
With an emphasis on injury-specific treatment and rehabilitation guidelines, faculty will present on upper and lower extremity sports-related injuries seen "on any given weekend." Re-examine the clinical content with the guidance of unparalleled expertise and the goal of keeping your patients active at every level -- high school, college, weekend and professional.
Look forward to:
· Keynotes on Top Trending Sports Medicine topics in 2018
· Emerging and leading-edge technology, orthobiologics, and innovative surgical techniques
· Debates and panel discussions offer differing perspectives on controversial topics
· Ample time for recreation -- skiing, snowmobiling, hiking, shopping, art galleries, etc.
· HANDS-ON! Optional Sports Medicine Interventional Ultrasound sessions
Interventional Ultrasound Sessions
(Offered Saturday and Sunday)
In these 2 1/2 hour sessions, faculty review shoulder, knee and elbow pathology followed by hands-on live patient exams performed by course participants in a small group setting.
Please select your preferred sessions when registering for the course.
Invite your PAs and PTs! Excellent learning opportunity and update for your extended care team. The 2018 course includes real patients emphasizing realistic evaluation and decision making, and practical industry spotlight sessions woven into the course experience. From pre-participation to injury treatment and rehabilitation, get your patients safely back in the game!
2018 Invited Faculty
Christopher S. Ahmad, MD
Annunziato (Ned) Amendola, MD
James R. Andrews, MD
James P. Bradley, MD
Stephen F. Brockmeier, MD
Steven B. Cohen, MD
Alan S. Curtis, MD
Jason L. Dragoo, MD
Neal S. ElAttrache, MD
Joshua G. Hackel, MD, FAAFP
Robert E. Hunter, MD
Darren L. Johnson, MD
Eric C. McCarty, MD
Kyle R. Pilz, MMS, PA-C
Michael M. Reinold, PT
Felix H. Savoie III, MD
Nicholas A. Sgaglione, MD
Nikhil N. Verma, MD
Adam B. Yanke, MD
At the conclusion of this course, learners should be able to:
· Compare and contrast the various surgical and nonsurgical treatment protocols for instability conditions of the knee, injuries to knee ligaments, and cartilage disorders
· Review the anatomy, function and injuries of the acromioclavicular joint of the shoulder, and both non-operative and operative treatment strategies for athletic AC joint injuries
· Evaluate indications for tenotomy vs. tenodesis for biceps tendon pathology
· Review performance enhancing medications, side effects, screening protocols, workup, and deficiency of athletes with sports endocrine axis disorders
· Prescribe correct knee, shoulder and hand/wrist rehabilitation protocols to maximize post-surgical and post-injury function
· Compare short-term and long-term treatment strategies for team physicians
· Identify practice efficiencies, optimal use of physician extenders (ultrasound, injections, etc.), and cost reductions in the ambulatory setting
Who should attend?
Orthopaedic Surgeons ~ Nurses ~ Physical Therapists ~ PAs ~ Physical Trainers ~ DOs ~ Residency Programs ~ Sports Medicine Fellowships ~ Occupational Therapists ~ Primary Care Sports Medicine Physicians