Sat, Aug 05|
Riverside Orthopedic and Spine Center
COMT-5 Lumbo-Pelvic Evaluation and Management
Valerie Coolman August 5-6, 2023 Day 1 (Saturday): 8:00 am-4:00 pm (1-hour lunch) Day 2 (Sunday): 8:00 am-4:00 pm (1-hour lunch) Online: Access to materials will be sent to participant prior to the course
Time & Location
Aug 05, 8:00 AM – Aug 06, 4:00 PM
Riverside Orthopedic and Spine Center, 100 Riverside Drive Bourbonnais, IL 60914
This lab intensive course applies clinical reasoning and a comprehensive biomechanical musculoskeletal assessment and examination skills of the lower thoracic and lumbar spines utilized by the physical therapist in the clinical setting. This course will solidify the importance of a thorough subjective examination and specific objective assessment in order for the participant to formulate a provisional differential diagnosis while demonstrating how to rule out serious pathology. Additionally, the participants will demonstrate appropriate treatment and management skills of the lumbar and lower
thoracic spine utilized by the physical therapist in the clinical setting management. The course will introduce lumbar spine locking techniques in order to navigate complex lumbar pathologies. This course will demonstrate specific lumbopelvic stabilization and graded mobilization techniques, as well as neuromuscular reeducation and therapeutic exercises to reinforce all manual therapy techniques.
1.5 credits / 2.1 CEU’s
1 day online (7 hours) with 2 assessments + 2 days onsite (14 hours) = 21 hours.