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BIOMECHANICS OF THE ARCH AND FOREFOOT - 1.33 CECH total : This course includes 0.33 Radiology CECH


Biomechanics of the Arch and Forefoot Recorded June 24, 2020


  • Longitudinal Arch Biomechanics : Kevin Kirby DPM
  • Biomechanics and Conservative Treatment of Planter Plate Tears : Kevin Kirby DPM
  • Orthotic Modifications for Hindfoot Pathology : Lawrence Huppin, DPM
  • Forefoot Pathology - Orthotic Secrets : Lawrence Huppin, DPM
  • Learning Objectives: At the end of the educational program, the learner will be able to:

  • Familiarize themselves and understand the nature of the forces as well as biomechanics principles acting on the longitudinal arch of the foot
  • Understand the concept of orthotic management and modification for pathologies involving the hindfoot
  • Familiarize themselves and understand biomechanical principles, local anatomy and pathology involving the second metatarsal phalangeal joint
  • Understand the concepts orthotic management and modification for pathologies involving the forefoot region
  • About the Speakers:

  • Kevin A. Kirby, DPM Fair Oaks, CA Fellow, American College of Podiatric Medicine Member, Editorial Advisory Board, Journal of American Podiatric Medical Association Adjunct Professor of Biomechanics, California School of Podiatric Medicine Private Practice, Sacramento, CA Dr. Kirby has indicated that he is a consultant for Precision Intricast Orthotic Laboratory.
  • Lawrence Huppin, DPM Seattle, WA AAPSM, ABPM Private Practice, Seattle, WA Dr. Huppin has indicated that he is a consultant for Prolab Orthotics.
  • 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 1.33 continuing education contact hour.