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.
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.
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
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.
Bunions (ONLINE WEBINAR)
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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