Assessment, Electro-acupuncture, & Joint Needling for Osteoarthritis & Joint Injuries



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Assessment/Electro-acupuncture Joint Needling for Osteoarthritic Conditions & Associated Joint Injuries

Record date: September 14th, 2019

Length: 2 hours 37 minutes

Approved for 2.5 NCCAOM PDAs, Category PE-CW

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1. Causes of Osteoarthritis:

•Pathological Development
•Effect of Trauma on the Joint
•Role in Motor Inhibition
•Role of Proprioception

2. Review of Anatomy and Joint Function

•TMJ •Cervical Spine • 3 shoulder joints • 2 elbow joints
•Carpal/Thumb Joints • Hip • 2 knee joints •3 ankle joints
•Sacroiliac Joints and associated lumbar spine structures.

3. Review of Electroacupuncture Treatment Strategies

•Two Needle Technique: bone, ligament capsule, joint
•Joint Threading
•Effect of varying frequencies

4. Demonstration/Explanation of Joint Needling Treatment

•hip joint (femoral-acetabular),
•shoulder joint (gleno-humeral/AC joint/sterno-clavicular), •knee (patello-femoral/tibo-fib) joint,
•ankle joint (subtalar/talocural/talonavicular),
•elbow joint (radio-humeral, ulnar-radio),
•wrist joint, base of thumb
•sacro-illiac joint
•ilio-lumbar ligament
•intra-spinous joints/ligament

5. Q&A

About Dr. Lombardi:

Dr. Anthony Lombardi is a 2002 graduate of the New York Chiropractic College and McMaster Contemporary Medical Acupuncture program in Hamilton, Ontario, and has been practicing acupuncture for 19 years. Upon graduation, he founded Hamilton Back Clinic and since then has become a private consultant to athletes in the NFL, CFL, and NHL. Over the past 15 years Anthony has given over 100,000 acupuncture treatments. In addition to practicing, Dr. Lombardi was also an instructor in the Contemporary Medical Acupuncture Program at McMaster University from 2004 to 2013. He developed his EXSTORE® system, which he currently teaches along with motor points and electro-acupuncture, to physicians and practitioners the world over. He regularly writes and contributes articles on motor points in the Canadian Chiropractic and Chiropractic Economics magazines.  Dr. Lombardi’s library continues to grow, with some 60 webinars available covering a variety of MSK and pain conditions, as well as patient practice management topics. He holds live seminars throughout the U.S. and Canada.


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