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ACHILLES TENDON OLD and NEW - 2.21 CECH total : This course includes 2.0 Radiology CECH


ACHILLES TENDON OLD AND NEW Recorded June 24, 2020


  • Historical Review of Treatment : Amber M. Shane, DPM
  • Treatment of Equinus Deformity : Christopher L. Reeves, DPM
  • Orthobiologics In Management of Achilles Pain : Michael D. Dujela, DPM
  • Rehabilitation Options for the Chronic Achilles : Nicholas W. Todd, DPM
  • PRP and Amniotic Tissue Augmentation - Better Results? : Lawrence M. Oloff, DPM
  • Achilles Tendon Repair : Shannon M. Rush, DPM
  • Learning Objectives: At the end of the educational program, the learner will be able to:

  • Familiarize themselves with historical treatment of Achilles tendon pathology surgical and conservative
  • Be able to learn the role of Orthobiologics and Achilles tendon management
  • Understand surgical treatment options as well as rehabilitation options that allow faster healing
  • About the Speakers:

  • Shannon M. Rush, DPM, FACFAS San Jose, CA ABFAS, ACFAS Tri-Valley Orthopedic Specialists Stanford Valley Care Adjunct Professor, California School of Podiatric Medicine at Samuel Merritt University Dr. Rush has indicated that he is a consultant for Stryker, Zimmer Biomet, SDI, and NSI and is a founder of SDI.
  • Nicholas W. Todd, DPM Mountain View, CA ACFAS Co-Director, Surgical Curriculum, California School of Podiatric Medicine Geographic Medical Director, Surgical Services, Palo Alto Medical Foundation, Camino Division Director-at-Large, California Podiatric Medical Association Dr. Todd has indicated that he is a consultant for Arthrex.
  • Amber M. Shane, DPM, FACFAS Orlando, FL ACFAS Faculty, Advent Health East Orlando Podiatric Residency Chair, Department of Podiatric Surgery Advent Health Dr. Shane has indicated that she is a consultant for BESPA, Stryker, Treace Medical Concepts, and Trilliant Surgical.
  • Christopher L. Reeves, DPM, FACFAS Orlando, FL ACFAS Immediate Past President, ACFAS Research Director, Advent Health Residency Training Program Faculty Advent Health East Residency Training Program ABFAS Board Certification Case Review Dr. Reeves has indicated that he receives grant/research support from Organogenesis PF Study, is a consultant for Stryker, Treace, Trilliant Surgical, and Wright Medical, and is a Partner with BESPA Global.
  • Lawrence M. Oloff, DPM, FACFAS Los Altos, CA ABFAS, ACFAS Team Podiatrist, San Francisco Giants Private Practice, Palo Alto Medical Foundation Podiatric Residency Director, St. Mary’s Medical Center Dr. Oloff has indicated that he is a consultant for Ossio and on the speaker’s bureau for Bioventus.
  • Michael D. Dujela, DPM, FACFAS* Centralia, WA ACFAS
  • Fees


    Intended Audience : Podiatrists

    Refund Policy

    No refunds are available for online courses

    Compliance Statement

    In accordance with the Council on Podiatric Medical Education's Standards and Requirements for Approval of Providers of Continuing Education in Podiatric Medicine, any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests of faculty, planning committee, or any others who have influence over the content of this educational activity must be disclosed to program participants. All speaker disclosures are listed in the About The Speakers above

    Commercial Interests: No commercial interest provided financial support for this continuing education activity

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    CPMA is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. CPMA has approved this activity for a maximum of 2.21 continuing education contact hour.