Webinar Details

Our webinars will provide you with the fundamentals needed to practice orthotic therapy successfully in your clinic and offer a comprehensive continuing education learning environment.

Pediatrics and Orthotic Therapy (ONLINE WEBINAR)
This 1-hour webinar regarding the safe introduction of orthotic therapy to children is designed to enhance practitioner knowledge through an examination of case studies. We will discuss the most common indicators for orthotic therapy in children, what type of orthotic modifications are appropriate to prescribe, and how often the child should be re-assessed. We will also discuss pediatric bone growth as well as biomechanics and motor development as it relates to the closed kinetic chain of gait.
Diabetes Solution - Canadian-Based Practitioners Only (ONLINE WEBINAR)
This 1-hour webinar is designed for musculoskeletal health care practitioners to learn about diabetic foot ulcers.  The webinar covers the research on pressure analysis with respect to diabetic foot ulcers and the research that has been done with respect to the effectiveness of orthotic therapy.  In addition therapeutic interventions will be considered.   Key Learning Objectives include: 1. Understanding the pathology behind the formation of diabetic foot ulcers from a pressure analysis point of view 2. Understanding the common approaches to treatment for the these conditions 3. Learn about the literature regarding the effectiveness of foot orthotics in the treatment of patients with diabetes.
Leg Length Discrepancy (ONLINE WEBINAR)
This one-hour webinar is designed for practitioners seeking to learn more about the nuances of the treating leg length discrepancy through case studies. The presentation will include a review of the most common causes of leg length discrepancy (structural and functional) and whether the etiology influences the outcome. We will discuss methods for determining the amount of lift required and when to increase, or decrease, the lift. We will also cover when and how to integrate lift therapy with manual therapy, strengthening, stretching and orthotic therapy and whether the age of the patient influences treatment decisions about leg length discrepancy.
DynaFlange™ Orthotics (ONLINE WEBINAR)
DynaFlange™: Every Once & Awhile, Innovation Comes Along That Changes Everything... Description You are invited to join Jay Segel, DPM, developer of DynaFlange® for a journey of discovery ... tracking the features, functionality and science behind DynaFlange®. Learn why DynaFlange® is truly "The Greatest Advancement in Orthotics in 60 Years". What We Mean By Feel The Science: • DynaFlange provides up to 7 watts of power per second • DynaFlange can deliver up to 450 joules of elastic energy per minute • DynaFlange has shown a 33-46% decrease in ground reactive forces • DynaFlange improves balance and stability, while increasing performance and efficiency • DynaFlange utilizes “secure fit” technology to keep the orthotic in place and reduce friction Healthcare Professionals Prescribe DynaFlange to Treat the Following Conditions: • Plantar Fasciitis • Heel, Hip, Knee and Lower Back Pain • Apropulsive Gait & Equinus • Ankle Instability • Pronation & Supination LEARN HOW EVERYONE CAN BENEFIT FROM DYNAFLANGE®!
Orthotic Additions and Modifications (ONLINE WEBINAR)
This 1-hour webinar will be conducted by James Canning, Chief Clinical Advisor at The Orthotic Group. James has spent much of the last three decades manufacturing and adjusting orthotics as well as instructing on how to select the perfect orthotic for patients. This webinar is perfect for those who are new to orthotic therapy or want a refresher of the basics. In this webinar you will learn: • When to use each type of addition or modification • How to match the additions and modifications to each type of orthotic • Troubleshooting patient complaints
NeuRemedy® The Polyneuropathy Vitamin - Canadian-Based Practitioners Only (ONLINE WEBINAR)
You have patients suffering from polyneuropathy (often called peripheral neuropathy) due to diabetes, old age and alcoholism. NeuRemedy® can help! NeuRemedy® is a natural health product recently approved by Health Canada as “an important factor in supporting healthy nerve function in individuals with polyneuropathy.” Each NeuRemedy® capsule delivers 150mg of benfotiamine – more than any other product on the market. Benfotiamine is a safe, lipid-soluble B1 derivative that the body readily absorbs and retains. When taken as recommended, greater than 50% of people suffering from polyneuropathy experience significant improvement in their symptoms within a month. Some patients report complete relief!
Geriatric Care (ONLINE WEBINAR)
In this webinar you will learn about common diseases in the geriatric population and how to take an effective health history, custom orthotic considerations based on health history, pathologies and exam findings, medical compression hosiery indications and contraindications for the geriatric population and clinical and financial options for patients who may or may not have insurance.
GaitScan™ Analysis (ONLINE WEBINAR)
This 1 hour webinar is perfect for those who are new to or want a refresher of the basics. You will learn the various elements of a GaitScan™ report and how they correlate with clinical findings; how to identify the three key measurements in a GaitScan™ report and use the data from a GaitScan™ report to write a prescription for custom orthotics.
In this one-hour webinar, you will learn about the pathological progress of bunion formation, the risk factors associated with bunion formation and you will develop an understanding of strategies for conservative management of patients coping with bunions.

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