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Mastering Lower Limb Tendinopathy With Dr Peter Malliaras


Delivered by Peter Malliaras, physio PhD and tendinopathy clinician-scientist.

Peter has a respected international research profile, and is consulted by many people for a second opinion regarding their tendon injuries, including elite athletes and performers (eg football, rugby, ballet, and tennis). He sees over 30 tendinopathy patients in clinic per week, so you get an up-to-date and clinical perspective

In this course Peter will introduce a rehabilitation and management model for all the commonly injured tendons in the lower limb, including the Achilles, 

 

The course will cover: 
 

  • What you really need to know about tendinopathy pain and pathology
  • How diagnosis and assessment influence management eg pain irritability and cognitive emotional factors
  • When is pathology important and imaging indications
  • Biomechanics and kinetic chain assessments and considerations
  • Comprehensive rehabilitation strategies for common lower limb tendinopathies
  • Top tips for maximizing adherence, patient education and buy-in
  • Detailed return to sport progressions for sedentary people, runners, jumpers, multidirection sport, etc
  • Management of athletes inseason and maintenance programs
  • When to use adjunct conservative interventions (e.g. orthotics, manual therapy) and injections in different tendinopathy presentations

Sessions:

Location Address Dates
New South Wales North Ryde Start date: 31 Mar 2017 17:30
End date: 01 Apr 2017 16:30
New South Wales Wagga Wagga Start date: 23 Jun 2017 15:00
End date: 24 Jun 2017 14:00
Victoria Camberwell Start date: 18 Aug 2017 17:30
End date: 19 Aug 2017 16:30
Western Australia Nedlands Start date: 08 Sep 2017 17:30
End date: 09 Sep 2017 16:30
ACT Canberra Start date: 03 Nov 2017 17:30
End date: 04 Nov 2017 16:30
South Australia Kent Town Start date: 24 Nov 2017 17:30
End date: 25 Nov 2017 16:30