Assessment & Treatment of Non-traumatic and Traumatic Knee Pain
Date: August 22nd, 2020
Approved for 2 NCCAOM PDAs, Category PE-CW
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While acupuncture is a very effective modality for treating knee pain, without the proper understanding of the different etiologies and causes of knee pain, treatment results will be inconsistent or not effective at all. There is no one set of acupuncture points nor one protocol that treats the various causes of knee pain. In this webinar, you will learn the pathophysiology of traumatic and non-traumatic knee pain, differential diagnoses, risk factors, and anatomy involved in knee pain, as well as assessment protocols and different approaches to treatment.
What is the difference between traumatic/non-traumatic knee pain?
•anatomy of structures at play
• muscle assessment
• knee/ hip ROM
Elemental Breakdown of Treatment Protocol
•cutaneous nerve release
•Perfusion treatment T10-L2
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.