Acupuncture Orthopedics

Acupuncture Orthopedics

Regular price $899.00 AUD $749.00 AUD Early Bird
Includes GST of $68.09 AUD

Presented by: Dr James Lu In association with SustainHealth Academy

Registration open for: Registered Healthcare professionals and Chinese medicine student.

Prerequisite: None

Date: 27-28 September 2019

Venue: To be announced

Times9am - 5pm

THIS COURSE COVERS

This course covers the etiology, pathogenesis, differential diagnosis and treatment of common diseases of the musculoskeletal system in accordance with both TCM and Western medicine. Emphasis is placed on the differentiation of bone and soft tissue injuries related to common sports and industrial injuries.

You will learn how to review X-rays and to treat patients with the most effective strategies, perform essential orthopedic tests to evaluate the outcome of treatments, recognize red flags in orthopedics, and make appropriate clinical decisions. You will also learn how to competently instruct patients in the proper rehabilitation and the prevention of sports and industrial injuries.

Dr Yong Instructing

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN FROM THIS COURSE

Acupuncture Orthopedics incorporates Classical Meridian acupuncture with Orthopedic Physical Therapy approaches to impact pain, soft tissue injuries, and other chronic orthopedic disorders. Course content includes:

  • Assessment of the musculoskeletal system for soft tissue dysfunction, postural alignment, compensatory movement patterns and muscular integrity by using special tests, manual muscle testing, range of motion and movement patterns.
  • Use of TCM organ diagnosis and theory, Trigger, Motor and acupuncture points, joint mobilizations, referred pain patterns, myofascial mobilization techniques, clinical taping and postural exercises that combine with other protocols to help the practitioner get the patient out of pain and provide long-lasting results.

    Courses are devised into 4 parts. All courses include lectures and hands-on labs:

    • Acupuncture orthopedics for craniomandibular, cervical and thoracic spine injuries
    • Acupuncture orthopedics for lumbar, sacral and pelvic injuries
    • Acupuncture orthopedics for upper extremity injuries
    • Acupuncture orthopedics for lower extremity injuries

    Participants will be able to:

    Acupuncture Orthopedics incorporates Classical Meridian acupuncture with Orthopedic Physical Therapy approaches to impact pain, soft tissue injuries, and other chronic orthopedic disorders. Course content includes:

    • Discuss the anatomy/biomechanics of the spine and extremities and how the syndromes and other problems relate to each other.
    • Perform the steps of the differential evaluation for the detection of spine and extremity dysfunctions.
    • Discuss the key elements involved and use various strategies for effective treatment, including acupuncture, cupping, gua-sha, Tui-na, taping and manipulations.
    • - Discuss exercise programs where indicated as well as contra‐indications.
      Dr Yong Instructing

            SCHEDULE

        09:00 – 10:30

        10:30 –  10:45

        10:45 – 11:30

        11:30 – 12:30

        12:30 – 13:30

        13:30 – 14:30

        14:30 – 15:30


        15:30 – 15:45

        15:45 – 16:45

        16:45 – 17:00

        Introduction, Anatomy and Palpitation

        Tea break

        Assessment of Common Dysfunctions, Signs & Symptoms 

        Effective TCM and Evidence-based Rehabilitation Treatment Strategies
        (TMJ and Cervical)

        Lunch break

        Demonstration & Hands-on Lab (TMJ and Cervical)

        Effective TCM and Evidence-based Rehabilitation Treatment Strategies
        (Thoracic)

        TEA BREAK

        Demonstration & Hands-on Lab (Thoracic)

        Q & A

        09:00 – 11:00

        11:00 –  11:30

        11:30 – 13:00

        13:00 – 14:00

        14:00 – 16:00

        16:00 – 16:30

        16:30 – 18:30

        Therapy of commonly seen and difficult diseases

        Tea break

         Therapy of commonly seen and difficult diseases

         Lunch break

        Therapy of commonly seen and difficult diseases

        Tea Break

        Therapy of commonly seen and difficult diseases

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        Dr Zhu Instructing

        All about Dr James Lu

        Dr Lu is a direct disciple of Dr Zhu and the director of Zhu’s Neuro Acupuncture & Rehabilitation Centre.

        Dr. Lu, a licensed Acupuncturist and Physical Therapist, has been in the medical profession for over 20 years. He has worked as Director of Rehabilitation and Senior Physical Therapist in a variety of settings, including hospitals, rehabilitation centers and private clinics. His primary experience has been in the realms of orthopedics, stroke rehabilitation, balance/vestibular disorders and pain management. 

        To learn more about Dr Lu click here

        frequently asked questions

        and some answers...

        Is there any previous requirements to complete this seminar?

        In order to attend the advanced ZSA seminars attendees must attend or have previously completed the Basics of ZSA Scalp Acupuncture module

        How do I get the best seat for the seminar?

        Early payment determines priority seating...the earlier the payment the better the seat

        How many seats are available for the seminar?

        Venue limited to 40 seats for each module. Reserved 5 seats only reserved for repeat attendees.

        How do I become a fully qualified accredited Zhu's Scalp Acupuncture Practitioner?

        To become a fully qualified accredited Zhu's Scalp Acupuncture Practitioner all four modules must be completed as well as a short internship in China organised through SustainHealth Academy 


        Are course notes for the ZSA seminars provided in English?

        Yes, all course notes provided at ZSA seminars are written in English.

        Have More Questions ?

        Email us at info@sustainhealthacademy.com.au, and we'll get back to you asap!

        I have attended this seminar before but would like to do a refresher?

        For repeat attendees please email us...
        only 10 seats reserved for repeat students of ZSA courses.