Tuesday, 22 April 2014

SEMINAR (May 24th): Diagnosis & Osteopathic Treatment of Leg Length Discrepancy (LLD)


SEMINAR: Diagnosis & Osteopathic Treatment of Leg Length Discrepancy (LLD)

SATURDAY, MAY 24, 2014, Online (worldwide) or In-Campus at York University Heights campus of National Academy of Osteopathy in Toronto.

Seminar Presenter: manual osteopath; Dr. Shahin Pourgol, president and a professor of NUMSS

Time: 2 hours (10AM to noon). Includes lectures & practical demonstration of manual osteopathic techniques and tests

Fee: 50 EURO (or $75 Canadian). A receipt is issued for you to use as a business expenses for tax deduction purposes.

CEU: This seminar is eligible to be used for two hours of continuing education unit (CEU)

Eligibility: open to all health professionals.

Course Aim: Up to 75% of the population have leg length discrepancy including 2/3 of patients with low back pain. Leg length discrepancy will be discussed in detail with focus on diagnosis and osteopathic treatment. Attendees learn how to diagnose LLD and how to differentiate between structural and functional causes of LLD. Tests to detect and measure LLD will be shown. Additionally specific manual osteopathic techniques are demonstrated that can help patients with LLD.

Course Outcome: Upon completion of the seminar; attendees will be able to diagnose Leg Length Differences and to treat it. Over 80% of patients with LLD respond positively to manual osteopathic care.

To register please contact MS Luary Perez at NUMSS admissions office (admissions@numss.com).

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