Tendinopathy seminar: forget the recipes, understand how to rehabilitate tendons Tutor: Dr Peter Malliaras PhD, Consultant Physiotherapist, UK
Dr Malliaras manages approximately 300 Achilles and 200 patellar tendons every year, including premier league football and rugby players, elite tennis players, elite dancers. This seminar covers tendon physiology and pathology, the response to load of normal and pathological tendon and will provide a clear understanding of the conceptual framework and key progression criteria from initial to end stage tendon rehabilitation. Peter will de-mystify eccentric training - you will clearly understand current evidence, it’s potential effects, when indicated, when it is not, and when it can be harmful. The seminar will enable you to prescribe the right rehab program and other effective modalities, considering your patient’s irritability, pathology and functional ability - i.e be able to deliver the right treatment at the right time.
Cost: $250 Date: Saturday, June 25, 9am - 5pm Venue: NY Sports Med, New York, New York Info and booking: contact Shawn on 212-750-1110