Past seminars

Preventing and Treating Common Foot and Ankle Injuries (November 2016)

Some of the most common injuries in athletes and those living an active lifestyle affect the feet and ankles. Topics in this seminar included:

  • Common foot and ankle injuries – for everyone from weekend warriors to athletes
  • Prevention and treatment
  • Diagnosis and treatment of ankle arthritis
  • Surgical and nonsurgical procedures for the foot and ankle
  • The latest treatment options for foot and ankle pain

Presented by: 
Adam Bitterman, DO
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Northwell Health Orthopaedic Institute

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Common Athletic Injuries and How to Treat Them (October 2016)

Preventing and treating injuries is an important part of staying active. Topics covered in this seminar included:

  • The importance of injury prevention
  • Top treatment options for different types of injuries
  • What to do during and after an injury
  • Top surgical interventions in sports injuries

Presented by: 
Randy Cohn, MD
Team Physician, New York Cosmos
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine
Northwell Health Orthopaedic Institute

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Innovations in Joint Replacement (October 2016)

Joint replacement is a constantly evolving field. Topics covered in this seminar included:

  • Robotic surgery (with a live demonstration of the Navio® surgical robot)
  • Anterior approach to hip replacement
  • Gender specific knee surgery
  • Partial and total knee replacement

Presented by: 
Vijay Rasquinha, MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Joint Replacement
Associate Professor, Zucker School of Medicine
Northwell Health Orthopaedic Institute

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Treating Neck and Back Pain with Minimally Invasive Techniques (September 2016)

Neck and back pain are among the most common ailments for adults. Thankfully, there are minimally invasive options for treating them. Topics covered in this seminar included:

  • Treatment options for neck and back pain
  • Common spinal conditions, symptoms, and causes
  • Emerging trends and techniques for treatment
  • Benefits of minimally invasive procedures

Presented by: 
Daniel Brandenstein, DO
Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon
Northwell Health Orthopaedic Institute

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Common Lower Extremity Injuries in the Young Athlete (September 2016)

Even young athletes are prone to long-lasting injuries. Topics covered in this seminar included:

  • ACL injury prevention and treatment options
  • The most common knee injuries in athletes: prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation
  • Gender-specific injuries/treatments

Presented by: 
Andrew D. Goodwillie, MD
Team Physician, New York Cosmos
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine
Northwell Health Orthopaedic Institute

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