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Orthotics Made Easy Workshop October 2021
Select Physical Therapy Nashville
1501 12th Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37203
Saturday, October 23, 2021, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM CST
Category: Continuing Education Events

TNOTA Workshop: Orthotics Made Easy 

This hands on course will give the attendees an opportunity to fabricate eight orthotics (one per hour). The orthotics will include the most commonly used by therapists in a variety of settings. While the appropriate use of each orthotic will be reviewed, the focus of this course will be orthotic fabrication. 

Day & Time:

Saturday October 23

8:00am-5:00pm central time

Location:

Select Physical Therapy

1501 12th Ave South

Nashville, Tennessee 37203

(please arrive 15 minutes early for registration)

 

Objectives:

  • The participants will fabricate eight orthotics 
  • The participants will identify at least one applicable diagnosis per orthotic 
  • The participants will discuss contraindications and precautions 
  • The participants will identify the characteristics of materials and choose the appropriate material for each orthotic

 

Cost: 

TNOTA members: $200

Non-members: $250

 

Course Schedule:

8-8:15-Review of orthotic principles and materials

8:15-9:00- Short opponens

9-10-Wrist cock-up

10-11-Resting hand or St John dorsal blocking

11-12- Radial nerve palsy

12:-1- lunch and open lab

1-2-mallet, boutonnière, trigger finger and silver ring

2-3- Boxer’s fracture

3-4- Thumb spica

4-4:45- Anti-claw/relative motion

4:45-5- Questions and Answers

 

For questions, email [email protected]

 

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Contact: [email protected]