INFORMATION FOR PROMOTIONAL PURPOSES
(Final Schedule of Lecture Presentations Subject to Change and
will be Published and Distributed each morning of the Seminar)

Seminar Registration starts at 11:00 am on Thursday. Lectures begin at 11:45AM.
Thursday, October 24th
RELEVANT PRACTICE MANAGEMENT PRINCIPLES (11:45AM)
  • Office Management is No Joke
  • Collections in Crisis
  • EMR: Top 5 Things That Get Us in Trouble
  • The Value of Evidenced Based Medicine
  • ACFAS Update:
 
MANAGEMENT OF FIRST RAY PATHOLOGIES (3:00PM)
  • First Ray Biomechanics
  • Chronic Sesamoid Fractures
  • First Ray Stability
  • Hallux Varus Reconstruction: Can We Avoid a Fusion
  • Back from the Dead: AVN of First Metatarsal Head
  • Arthrodiastasis 1st MPJ
  • Juvenile Hallux Valgus
  • Technique Pearls for the Lapidus Bunionectomy
 
Friday, October 25th
GENERAL MEDICINE AND DERMATOLOGY (8:00AM)
  • Update on Diagnosis & Treatment of Gout Arthritis
  • Management of the Female Triad
  • Common Skin, Nail, Nerve, Soft Tissue Biopsy Techniques
  • Lower Extremity Skin Cancer
 
COMPREHENSIVE MEDICAL MANAGEMENT OF COMPLEX LOWER EXTREMITY CONDITIONS (10:30AM)
  • EMG Studies: What Does it All mean
  • Failed Tarsal Tunnel Decompression: What Next?
  • Neurogenic Heel Pain
  • Forefoot Disasters: Salvation Procedures in Non Diabetics
  • Total Ankle Replacement Complications: How to Manage
  • Bunions & Toes Gone Wild:
 
OUR MOST REWARDING CASES (1:30PM)
  • Lawrence DiDomenico
  • Michael Downey
  • Elizabeth Hewitt
  • D. Scot Malay
  • Mark Mendeszoon
  • Harry Schneider
  • George Vito
 
OUR MOST CHALLENGING CASES (4:00PM)
  • Lawrence DiDomenico
  • Michael Downey
  • Elizabeth Hewitt
  • D. Scot Malay
  • Mark Mendeszoon
  • Harry Schneider
  • George Vito
 
Saturday, October 26th
VASCULAR AND INFECTIOUS DISEASE (7:30AM)
  • Vascular And Infectious Disease
  • Mixed Arterial & Venous Ulcers
  • Diagnosis & Treatment of Iliac Vein Disease
  • Treatment Chronic Foot Osteomyelitis
  • Management of Infected Hardware in the Diabetic
 
TEAM APPROACH TO THE MANAGEMENT OF THE DIABETIC FOOT (10:30AM)
  • Nutritional Pearls for the Diabetic: Weight Loss Tips
  • Take A Load Off: Current Concepts in Offloading of the Diabetic Foot
  • Amniotic Tissues for Chronic Wound Care
  • Recovery Nutrition Post Surgically
  • Addressing Equinus in the Diabetic & Treatment Options
  • Treatment of Diabetic Charcot Based on Stages:
 
REARFOOT AND ANKLE SURGICAL TECHNIQUES (1:30PM)
  • Achilles Tendon Repair: Open or Percutaneous
  • Lateral Ankle Instability
  • Indications for Calcaneal Osteotomies
  • Indications for Ankle Arthrodiastasis
  • Syndesmotic Ligament Injury
  • Spring Ligament Repair for Flat Foot Deformity
 
VIDEO TECHNIQUE PEARLS (4:00PM)
  • Diabetic Limb Salvage
  • Diabetic Limb Salvage
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Reconstruction
  • Correction of Brachymetatarsia
  • A Novel Approach to Treat T-N DJD in an Athlete
  • Q & A
 
Sunday, October 27th
FELLOWS ROUND TABLE (8:00AM)
An invite to all Fellows and Residents to review and discuss complicated and challenging cases and complications management
 
SPECIAL SESSION: MORNING OF THE BIZARRE (10:30AM) Moderator: Michael B. Canales, D.P.M. A series of challenging and unusual case presentations by the Seminar Faculty and Residents of the Greater Northeastern Ohio area. Audience participation is invited and encouraged. Initial presentation and discussion of the case will follow with an outcome presentation and summary of treatment with long-term follow-up outcome. This portion of the seminar is an excellent tool for those preparing for board certification with ABPS or ABPOPPM.
Featured speakers: Seminar Faculty and Residents of the Greater Northeastern Ohio area.