The Elbow Series: The Healthcare Professionals Guide For Effective Diagnosis and Rehabilitation


Course Description

Filmed at the prestigious Andrews Institute in Gulf Breeze, Florida and exclusivel to, “The Elbow Series: The Healthcare Professionals Guide For Effective Diagnosis and Rehabilitation” combines the skills and expertise of two highly qualified and talented sports physicians. Dr. Kimberly Garcia, a diagnostic radiology specialist with a decade of experience, and Dr. Roger Ostrander, co-founder of Andrews Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Center and expert in the field of sports-related injury treatment, offer an in-depth exploration of throwers elbow, and an introduction to Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRIs) and MRI of the elbow.

Although not as common as tennis elbow, throwers elbow can be as painful and debilitating. Throwers elbow is most commonly be found in baseball pitchers and in any sport that requires a distinct throwing motion, including tennis, cricket and volleyball. The repeated movement necessary for the throwing motion creates incredible stress on the join that can lead to serious overuse injury. Proper diagnosis is crucial to develop an effective treatment plan, which can make all the difference in the world between a player spending months in recovery or making a speedy return to the game.

This course is a great investment for the healthcare professional seeking to introduce effective diagnosis of the thrower's elbow.

This Seminar-On-Demand is 1 hour, 36 minutes in length (See individual course approvals tab for awarded contact hours for your state).

Contact Hours: 1
Video Course Format: Video
Instructional Level: Advanced BOC Level of Difficulty: Advanced