Jeff Miller DC
3441 East Causeway Approach Ste D, Mandeville, LA, 70448
Phone: 985-626-0999
Fax: 985-626-0089
drjeff@mandevillechiropractor.com
http://www.mandevillechiropractor.com
SELECTED OCCUPATIONAL HISTORY
Owner, Integrated Spine & Disc, Mandeville, Louisiana, 2012 - Present
Owner, Discover Wellness & Rehab of Mandeville, Mandeville, Louisiana, 2007 - 2012
Chiropractor, Discover Wellness & Rehab, Metairie, Louisiana, 2003 - 2005
Chiropractor, McNeil Specific Chiropractic, Metairie, Louisiana, 2000 - 2003
EDUCATION AND LICENSURE
Doctor of Chiropractic, Licensed in the State of Louisiana, License # 1231, 2000-Present
Doctorate of Chiropractic, Sherman College of Chiropractic, Spartanburg, South Carolina, 2000
Internship, Chiropractic Health Center, Spartanburg, South Carolina, 1998 - 2000
National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part I, 1998
National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part II, 1998
National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part III, 1999
National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part IV, 2000
National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Physiotherapy, 1999

SELECTED POST-GRADUATE EDUCATION

Chiropractic Diagnosis and Management of Degenerative Lumbar Spondylolisthesis, A review of the ligament, biomechanical and neurologic implications of a degenerative lumbar spondylolisthesis was presented. The methods to determine stability and co-management with medical specialists was reviewed. Identification of the biomechanical compensations associated with the structural compromise was reviewed. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2022
Spinal Biomechanical Engineering Clinical Application, History of clinical biomechanics with an emphasis on the diagnosis and management of spine pain of mechanical/functional origin. Evidence-based symptomatic vs. asymptomatic parameters using peer-reviewed medical index literature. Computerized mensuration analysis of spinal biomechanical pathology. Comparison of demonstrable spinal biomechanical failure on imaging to clinical evaluation and physical examination. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Divisiondemy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Divisiondemy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Cleveland University Kansas City, Long Island, NY, 2022
Spinal Biomechanical Engineering Clinical Grand Rounds, Case reviews utilizing E/M, MRI, and x-ray mensuration report to conclude an accurate diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment plan. Common diagnosis requiring interprofessional collaboration with a discussion of diagnostic dilemmas and proper communication methods. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Divisiondemy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Divisiondemy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Divisiondemy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Cleveland University Kansas City, Long Island, NY, 2022
Unlocking Transitional Zones, Theory, neurology, biomechanical overview, cervico-thoracic biomechanics and palpation, force applications in cervico-thoracic adjusting, thoracic-lumbar biomechanics and palpation, lumbo-sacral joint biomechanics and palpation, force applications for lumbosacral side posture adjusting and review of cervico-thoracic, thoracic-lumbar, lumbo-sacral adjusting. Sherman College of Chiropractic, Dallas, TX, 2022
MRI Spine Clinical Grand Rounds, Interpretation sequencing of STIR, T1, T2, Axial and Sagittal acquisitions. Landmarks, physics, and literature-based definitions of disc and osseous pathology, Visualizing, diagnosing, and documenting cervical and lumbar anatomy vs. pathology. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2022
MRI Spine Clinical Grand Rounds, Visualizing, diagnosing, and documenting lumbar spine sequencing, disc herniations, neural canals, cauda equina, conus medullaris, nerve sleeves, canal stenosis grading, and vertebral width vs. height in determining segmental remodeling. Diagnosing thecal sac abutment, central canal root compression and ligamentum flava involvement. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2022
MRI Spine Clinical Grand Rounds, Case study visualizing, diagnosing, and documenting cervical spine sequencing, disc herniations, neural canals, cauda equina, conus medullaris, and vertebral width vs. height in determining segmental remodeling. Identifying the Pons, Occipital junction, and spinal cord to identify Chiari 1 malformations. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2022
MRI Spine Clinical Grand Rounds, Visualizing, diagnosing, and documenting lumbar spine sequencing, disc extrusion type herniations, neural canals, cauda equina, conus medullaris, spondylolisthesis, degenerative spondylolisthesis, disc degeneration, neural canal and central root compressions, central canal stenosis. Varices vs. herniations, and multiple level disc pathology with biomechanical failures. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2022
MRI Spine Clinical Grand Rounds, Visualizing, diagnosing, and documenting cervical spine sequencing, disc extrusion type herniations, neural canals, disc degeneration, thecal sac compression, central canal stenosis, cord displacement, reversal of cervical curve, Chiari 1 malformation. Identifying spinal biomechanical failure in MRI sequencing, with visualizing ligamentous pathology as cause for failure. Differentially diagnosing recent vs. older trauma based upon edematous signal in T1, T2, and STIR images. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2022
MRI Spine Clinical Grand Rounds, Visualizing, diagnosing, and documenting cervical spine sequencing, multiple disc extrusion type herniations, vertebral remodeling, intradural tumor displacing the spinal cord visualized in T1, T2, and STIR sequences, neural canal stenosis, disc degeneration, thecal sac compression, central canal stenosis, cord displacement, reversal of cervical curve, Chiari 1 malformation, and identifying of inferior brain structures. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2022
MRI Spine Clinical Grand Rounds, Visualizing, diagnosing, and documenting 1) improper sequence acquisitions invalidating interpretation 2) incomplete study invalidating interpretation 3) visualizing, diagnosing, and documenting lumbar spine sequencing, multiple disc extrusion type herniations, vertebral remodeling, multiple thecal sac compressions, neural canal stenosis, disc osteophyte/ridging complex, central canal stenosis, spondylolisthesis. Identifying the spleen, liver, kidneys, inferior vena cava, and psoas musculature on imaging. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2022
MRI Spine Clinical Grand Rounds, Visualizing, diagnosing, and documenting cervical spine sequencing, cervical spondylosis, pathological spinal biomechanics, reversal of lordotic curve, and vertebral width vs. height in determining segmental remodeling, central herniation, thecal sac compression of the cord, identifying tongue, epiglottis, hyoid cartilage, pharynx, thyroid. Reviewing fat saturation sequences for osseous metastatic tumors and advanced degeneration. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2022
MRI Spine Clinical Grand Rounds, Visualizing, diagnosing, and documenting lumbar spine sequencing, degenerative disc disease, nerve root sleeve abutment, far lateral herniations vs. bulges, normal vs. dissected inferior vena cava aneurism, epidural fat as a space occupying lesion, facet arthropathy and edema, hypertrophy of ligamentum flava, and pseudo disc at the S1-S2 level. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2022
MRI Spine Clinical Grand Rounds, Visualizing, diagnosing, and documenting cervical spine sequencing utilizing T1 weighted images for pathology, inclusive of advanced degeneration and tumor detection. STIR in a fat saturated image for ligamentous pathology inclusive of the posterior longitudinal, ligamentous flava and interspinal ligaments. Normal clivus and odontoid for cerebellar tonsil location. Cerebral spinal fluid (CSF) flow and the utilization of the spinal cord’s central canal for CSF transport. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2022
Chiropractic Diagnosis and Management of Acute Spinal Ligament Injury, Review of the ligament injury thresholds, methods of diagnosis utilization of STIR pulse Sequence MRI as the gold standard for evaluating the age of and pathophysiology was discussed and presented. Biomechanical assessment of hypermobility associated with ligament laxity was presented along with the specific ligament involved in the clinical picture. When and how to triage to medical specialist was reviewed. Review of the four columns of vertebral architecture was detailed. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2022
Extremity MRI & Xray Interpretation of the Shoulder, Identifying normal anatomy on both MRI and x-ray, inclusive of osseous, connective tissue, and neurological structures. Identifying fractures in the adult and pediatric cases. Differentially diagnosing various arthritic etiologies of osseous derangement. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Extremity MRI & Xray Interpretation of the Shoulder, Identifying fractures in the adult and pediatric cases. Differentially diagnosing various arthritic changes vs. benign and metastatic Tumors. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Extremity MRI & Xray Interpretation of the Elbow, Identifying normal anatomy on both MRI and x-ray, inclusive of osseous, connective tissue, and neurological structures, identifying fractures in the adult and pediatric cases. Differentially diagnosing various arthritic etiologies of osseous derangement. Differentially diagnosing various arthritic changes vs. benign and metastatic Tumors. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Extremity MRI & Xray Interpretation of the Wrist, Identifying normal anatomy on both MRI and x-ray, inclusive of osseous, connective tissue, and neurological structures, identifying fractures in the adult and pediatric cases. Differentially diagnosing various arthritic etiologies of osseous derangement. Differentially diagnosing various arthritic changes vs. benign and metastatic Tumors. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Extremity MRI & Xray Interpretation of the Hand, Identifying normal anatomy on both MRI and x-ray, inclusive of osseous, connective tissue, and neurological structures, identifying fractures in the adult and pediatric cases. Differentially diagnosing various arthritic etiologies of osseous derangement. Differentially diagnosing various arthritic changes vs. benign and metastatic Tumors. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Extremity MRI & Xray Interpretation of the Hip, Identifying fractures in the adult and pediatric cases. Differentially diagnosing various arthritic changes vs. benign and metastatic Tumors. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Extremity MRI & Xray Interpretation of the Knee, Identifying normal anatomy on both MRI and x-ray, inclusive of osseous, connective tissue, and neurological structures. Identifying fractures in the adult and pediatric cases. Differentially diagnosing various arthritic etiologies of osseous derangement. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Extremity MRI & Xray Interpretation of the Knee, Identifying fractures in the adult and pediatric cases. Differentially diagnosing various arthritic changes vs. benign and metastatic Tumors. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Extremity MRI & Xray Interpretation of the Ankle, Identifying normal anatomy on both MRI and x-ray, inclusive of osseous, connective tissue, and neurological structures, identifying fractures in the adult and pediatric cases. Differentially diagnosing various arthritic etiologies of osseous derangement. Differentially diagnosing various arthritic changes vs. benign and metastatic Tumors. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Extremity MRI & Xray Interpretation of the Foot, Identifying normal anatomy on both MRI and x-ray, inclusive of osseous, connective tissue, and neurological structures, identifying fractures in the adult and pediatric cases. Differentially diagnosing various arthritic etiologies of osseous derangement. Differentially diagnosing various arthritic changes vs. benign and metastatic Tumors. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Extremity MRI & Xray Interpretation of the Hip, Identifying normal anatomy on both MRI and x-ray, inclusive of osseous, connective tissue, and neurological structures. Identifying fractures in the adult and pediatric cases. Differentially diagnosing various arthritic etiologies of osseous derangement. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
MRI Spinal Anatomy, Protocols and Disc Pathology, Normal anatomy of axial and sagittal views utilizing T1, T2, gradient and STIR sequences of imaging. Degeneration and annular fissures of discs in both trauma and non-trauma patients and the biochemical properties of joints in age dating pathology. Disc bulges from degenerative and sequela to osseous issues, herniation pathology and protrusion, extrusion, migrated and sequestered variations. Clinical scenarios as sequela to disc and pre-existing pathologies. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, New York, 2022
MRI Spine Interpretation, Herniated, bulged, extruded, protruded, sequestered and degenerative discs. The morphology of a pathological disc vs. normal morphology and the sequences required including T1, T2 and STIR for all spinal regions. Modic 1-2-3 changes detailed and the traumatic relationship. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, New York, 2022
Pathobiomechanics and Documentation, CPT Coding Guidelines for Initial and Established Patients with particular attention paid to Patient History, Review of Systems, Social and Family History, Physical Examination, and Medical Decision making. Specific differences in coding levels and required elements for a 99202-99203-99204-99205. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Cleveland University Kansas City, Long Island, NY, 2022
Using Documentation and Ethical Relationships, Pathways to improve coordination of care, and interprofessional communication with collaborating physicians. Maintaining ethical relationships in the medical-legal community through documentation and communication of demonstrable diagnosis, prognosis and treatment plans. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Cleveland University Kansas City, Long Island, NY, 2022
Spinal Biomechanical Engineering Clinical Application, History of clinical biomechanics with an emphasis on the diagnosis and management of spine pain of mechanical/functional origin. Evidence-based symptomatic vs. asymptomatic parameters using peer-reviewed medical index literature. Computerized mensuration analysis of spinal biomechanical pathology. Comparison of demonstrable spinal biomechanical failure on imaging to clinical evaluation and physical examination. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Cleveland University Kansas City, Long Island, NY, 2022
Spinal Biomechanical Engineering Clinical Grand Rounds, Case reviews utilizing E/M, MRI, and x-ray mensuration report to conclude an accurate diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment plan. Common diagnosis requiring interprofessional collaboration with a discussion of diagnostic dilemmas and proper communication methods. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Cleveland University Kansas City, Long Island, NY, 2022
Interprofessional Hospital Based Spine Care, Trends in hospital and emergent care in the healthcare delivery system inclusive of policies, hospital staffing and current care paths for mechanical spine issues. Cleveland University Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Chiropractic Management and Treatment Planning, Symverta biomechanical assessments reviewed. The methods to determine improvement in stability and biomechanical balance as well as co-management with medical specialists reviewed. Identification of the biomechanical primary lesions and compensations associated with the structural compromise reviewed. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2022
MRI Interpretation Review Qualified, Recognized by Cleveland University-Kansas City, Chiropractic and Health Sciences with courses recognized by the ACCGME in conjunction with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. Qualification language approved by the American Chiropractic College of Radiology (ACCR) and the American Chiropractic Board of Radiology (ACBR) 2022
Medical-Legal Ethical Relationships, Documentation and Legal Testimony, Report writing for legal cases, the 4 corners of a narrative and documenting damages with understanding defense medical documentation and consistent reporting of bodily injuries. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Cleveland University-Kansas City, College of Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2022
Medical-Legal Ethical Relationships, Documentation and Legal Testimony, Part 2, Understanding report writing and the types of medical reports required for court inclusive of diagnosis, prognosis and treatment plans with requirements of reporting causality and permanency. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Cleveland University-Kansas City, College of Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2022
Medical-Legal Ethical Relationships, Documentation and Direct Testimony, Organizing your documentation and understanding all collaborative documentation and how it fits into your diagnosis, prognosis and treatment plan. Understanding the nuances of the functional losses of your patients related to their bodily injuries. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Cleveland University-Kansas City, College of Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2022
Medical-Legal Ethical Relationships, Documentation and Direct Testimony Part 2, Utilizing demonstrative documentation in direct examination and communicating the results of your care concurrently with the written documentation and reporting an accurate diagnosis for all images. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Cleveland University-Kansas City, College of Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2022
Medical-Legal Ethical Relationships, Documentation and Direct Testimony Part 3, The evaluation, interpretation and reporting of collaborative medical specialists results and concluding an accurate diagnosis inclusive of all findings and reviewing all images to ensure an accurate diagnosis. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Cleveland University-Kansas City, College of Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2022
Medical-Legal Ethical Relationships, Documentation and Direct Testimony Part 4, Determininig and documenting disabilities and impairments inclusive of loss of enjoyment of life and duties under duress and the evaluation and validation of pain and suffering. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Cleveland University-Kansas City, College of Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2022
Medical-Legal Ethical Relationships, Documentation and Cross Examination Testimony, Reporting your documentation factually and staying within the 4 corners of your medical report and scope of practice inclusive of understanding how your credentials allow you to report your documentation. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Cleveland University-Kansas City, College of Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2022
Medical-Legal Ethical Relationships, A Documentation Relationship Between the Doctor and Lawyer, The level of organization required in a medical-legal case that accurately reflects the bodily injuries of your patients and the time constraints in rendering an accurate report. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Cleveland University-Kansas City, College of Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2022
Medical-Legal Ethical Relationships, Report Writing and Preparing for a Legal Case, Reviewing the facts of the case inclusive of your documentation, the defense medical examiner, medical specialists and the attorney to ensure accurate and consistent reporting. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Cleveland University-Kansas City, College of Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2022
Medical-Legal Ethical Relationships, Report Writing and Preparing for a Legal Case, Creating demonstrative evidence, visuals of your patient's bodily injuries inclusive of x-rays, MRI's, CAT Scans and electrodiagnostic findings, the spinal biomechanics of herniated disc with ipsilateral findings and contralateral symptomatology. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Cleveland University-Kansas City, College of Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2022
Forensic Documentation - Report Writing, Report writing in a medical-legal case inclusive of causality, bodily injury, persistent functional loss and restrictive sequela from trauma. Demonstratively documenting bodily injury utilizing models, graphs and patient image of x-ray and advanced imaging. Cleveland University, Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Forensic Documentation - Demonstrative Documentation, Demonstratively reporting spinal biomechanical failure and spinal compensation. How in a medical-legal environment to ethically report pre-existing injuries vs causally related current injuries and what is permissible in a legal proceeding. Cleveland University, Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Forensic Documentation - Reporting Direct Opinions, Causality, bodily injury and persistent functional losses documented and reported in a medical-legal environment as your direct opinion. Avoiding hearsay issues to ensure ethical relationships. Cleveland University, Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Forensic Documentation - Initial, Final and Collaborative Reporting, Preparing demonstrative documentation in a medical-legal case ensuring that you are familiar with all other treating doctor’s reports. Correlating your initial and evaluation and management (E&M) report and your follow-up E&M reports with the narrative upon maximum medical improvement documenting continuum of care. Cleveland University, Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Forensic Documentation - Qualifications and Preparation of Documentation, Forensic Documentation- Qualifications and Preparation of Documentation, How to prepare your documentation for courtroom testimony and ensuring your qualifications are documented properly on an admissible, professional curriculum vitae. How to include indexed peer-reviewed literature in medical-legal documentation. Cleveland University, Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Forensic Documentation - Reporting Patient History and Credentials, Preparing patient history in a medical-legal case based upon your initial intake forms and understanding the work, social, academic, household and social activities of your patient. Understanding and explaining your doctoral and post-doctoral credentials in the courtroom. Cleveland University, Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Forensic Documentation - Reporting Chiropractic Care and Injured Anatomy, Preparing demonstrative documentation in a medical-legal case to report the bodily injuries of your patients inclusive of loss of function and permanent tissue pathology. Cleveland University, Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Forensic Documentation - Reporting Temporary vs. Permanent Issues, Preparing documentation in a medical-legal case ensuring that you can communicate permanent vs. temporary functional losses and permanent vs. temporary tissue pathology. How to maintain and explain ethical relationships in medical-legal cases. Cleveland University, Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Forensic Documentation - Reporting Bodily Injury, How to report bodily injury and functional losses as supported by your credentials in a medical-legal case. Clinically correlating causality and permanent tissue pathology as sequela to trauma. Cleveland University, Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Forensic Documentation - Record Review and Documentation Reporting, How to report records of collaborative treating doctors and communicating your scope of practice in the management of your case. How to ethically report your role as a doctor in medical-legal cases. Cleveland University, Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Chiropractic-Legal Ethics, The academic and court standards for documenting an Evaluation and Management encounter with the utilization of accurate CPT Coding. Accurately documenting your credentials based upon earned credentials. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Chiropractic-Legal Ethics, The clinical standard for ordering diagnostic tests as indicated. This includes advanced testing as MRI, CAT Scans and electrodiagnostics as electromyogram, nerve conduction studies, vestibulo-electronystagmography and somatosensory evoked potentials. The failure to order indicated testing and how it creates a public health risk and will negatively reflect on your license and reputation. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Chiropractic-Legal Ethics, Documenting and communicating your credentials in a manner consistent with licensure boards and the courts. Communicating sub-specialties as awarded through formal academic accomplishments and utilizing that level of education to better understand and explain pathology. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Chiropractic-Legal Ethics, Understanding ethical relationships about anti-kickback laws, fee-splitting and appropriate hiring practices in the clinical arena. How to use your initial patient documentation to conclude a case and ensure you are within the ethical boundaries. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2022
Occipital Lift - Level 1 Mastering the Basics (retake), Tonal, structural, and postural evaluation, and adjustment technique for the atlanto/occipital joint. Sherman College of Chiropractic, Dallas, TX, 2022
Full Spine Adjusting Mastery - Module A (retake), Biomechanics, Neurology & Analysis Wave Dynamic, Tonal Palpation Evaluation and Adjusting Techniques for Supine Cervicals, Anterior Thoracics, and Side Posture S.I. Joints and Pelvis. Sherman College of Chiropractic, Dallas, TX, 2022
Chiropractic Diagnosis of ligament injury to the upper cervical region, The methods and tools to determine injury to the Occipital-Atlanto and Atlanto-Axial ligaments were presented.Correlation to mechanism of injury and medical legal reports were reviewed. The AO standards for spinal instability was presented. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2022
Hospital Based Spine Care Qualified, Credentialed in hospital protocols, emergency room protocols, acute and chronic patient triage inclusive of MRI spine interpretation, spinal biomechanical engineering, head trauma, concussion, mild traumatic and traumatic brain injuries. Co-credentialed through the ACCME (Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education), Cleveland University – Kansas City and the Academy of Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2022
Chiropractic Diagnosis and Management of Cervical Spine Disc Herniation, Differential diagnosis of acute disc injury vs chronic disc herniation was reviewed. Co-management with medical specialist was also reviewed. A discussion of available pain management procedures was also presented. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2022
Chiropractic Diagnosis and Management of Lumbar Spine Disc Herniation, Differential diagnosis of acute disc injury vs chronic disc herniation was reviewed. Co-management with medical specialist was also reviewed. A discussion of available pain management procedures as also presented. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2022
Interprofessional Collaboration , Co-management, triage, and referral to medical specialists along with record keeping and documentation sharing with pain management and surgical specialties was reviewed. Clinical indications for surgical consultations were presented. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2022
Best Practices for Managing Lumbopelvic Structural Pathology, Current evidence-based evaluation and management of common lumbopelvic structural pathology. Practical evaluation and management of lumbopelvic pathology, including: range of motion assessment, physical & orthopedic evaluation, neurologic assessment, functional evaluation, imaging, treatment, rehabilitation and patient education for lumbar sprain/strain, facet syndrome, lumbar disc lesions, lumbar degeneration/stenosis, lumbar spondylolysis & spondylolisthesis, pregnancy related low back pain, and anterior knee pain. The Chiropractic Association of Louisiana, Baton Rouge, LA, 2021
Full Spine Adjusting Mastery (Module A), Biomechanics, Neurology & Analysis Wave Dynamic, Tonal Palpation Evaluation and Adjusting Techniques for Supine Cervicals, Anterior Thoracics, Anterior Lumbars, and Side Posture S.I. Joints Parker Chiropractic College, Dallas, TX, 2021
Full Spine Adjusting Mastery (Module B), Biomechanics, Neurology & Analysis Wave Dynamic, Tonal Palpation Evaluation and Adjusting Techniques for Seated Cervicals, Standing Ribs, Standing Thoracics, and Side Posture Lumbars Life University, Atlanta, GA, 2021
Occipital Lift - Level 1 Mastering the Basics, Tonal, structural, and postural evaluation, and adjustment technique for the atlanto/occipital joint. Parker Chiropractic College, Dallas, TX, 2021
Demonstrative Diagnosis and Documenting Spinal Pathology, Analyzing patient records, x-rays and MRI’s in determining etiology of traumatically-induced pathological lesions. Clinically correlating the history, clinical findings, imaging findings and diagnosed bodily injuries to conclude and accurate diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment plan. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2021
Demonstrative Diagnosis and Documenting Spinal Disc Injuries, Differentially diagnosing disc vs. posterior longitudinal ligaments vs. Thecal Sac vs. spinal cord vs. Ligamentum Flava pathology and insult. Identifying the borders of lesions and discerning between anatomic structures pathologically effected demonstrably. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2021
Diagnostics, Risk Factors, Clinical Presentation and Triaging the Trauma Patient, An extensive understanding of the injured with clinically coordinating the history, physical findings and when to integrate neurodiagnostics, An understanding on how to utilize emergency room records in creating an accurate diagnosis, and the significance of “risk factors” in spinal injury. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Crash Dynamics and its Relationship to Causality, An extensive understanding of the physics involved in the transference of energy from the bullet car to the target car. This includes G’s of force, newtons, gravity, energy, skid marks, crumple zones, spring factors, even data recorder and graphing of the movement of the vehicle before, during and after the crash. Determining the clinical correlation of forces and bodily injury. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
MRI, Bone Scan and X-Ray Protocols, Physiology and Indications for the Trauma Patient, MRI interpretation, physiology, history and clinical indications, bone scan interpretation, physiology and clinical indications, x-ray clinical indications for the trauma patient. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Neurodiagnostic Testing Protocols, Physiology and Indications for the Trauma Patient, Electromyography (EMG), Nerve Conduction Velocity (NCV), Somato Sensory Evoked Potential (SSEP), Visual Evoked Potential (VEP), Brain Stem Auditory Evoked Potential (BAER) and Visual-Electronystagmosgraphy (V-ENG) interpretation, protocols and clinical indications for the trauma patient. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Documentation and Reporting for the Trauma Victim, Understanding the necessity for accurate documentation and diagnosis utilizing the ICD-9 and the CPT to accurately describe the injury through diagnosis. Understanding and utilizing state regulations on reimbursement issues pertaining to healthcare. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Documenting Clinically Correlated Bodily Injury to Causality, Understanding the necessity for accurate documentation, diagnosis and clinical correlation to the injury when reporting injuries in the medical-legal community. Documenting the kinesiopatholog, myopathology, neuropathology, and pathophysiology in both a functional and structural paradigm. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
MRI History and Physics, Magnetic fields, T1 and T2 relaxations, nuclear spins, phase encoding, spin echo, T1 and T2 contrast, magnetic properties of metals and the historical perspective of the creation of NMR and MRI. Texas Chiropractic College or PACE Recognized by The Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
MRI Spinal Anatomy and Protocols, Normal anatomy of axial and sagittal views utilizing T1, T2, 3D gradient and STIR sequences of imaging. Standardized and desired protocols in views and sequencing of MRI examination to create an accurate diagnosis in MRI. Texas Chiropractic College or PACE Recognized by The Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
MRI Disc Pathology and Spinal Stenosis, MRI interpretation of bulged, herniated, protruded, extruded, sequestered and fragmented disc pathologies in etiology and neurological sequelae in relationship to the spinal cord and spinal nerve roots. Texas Chiropractic College or PACE Recognized by The Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
MRI Methodology of Analysis, MRI interpretation sequencing of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine inclusive of T1, T2, STIR and 3D gradient studies to ensure the accurate diagnosis of the region visualized. Texas Chiropractic College or PACE Recognized by The Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
MRI Spinal Pathology, MRI interpretation of bone, intradural, extradural, cord and neural sleeve lesions. Tuberculosis, drop lesions, metastasis, ependymoma, schwanoma and numerous other spinal related tumors and lesions. [Texas Chiropractic College or PACE Recognized by The Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards], ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
MRI Clinical Application, The clinical application of the results of space occupying lesions. Disc and tumor pathologies and the clinical indications of manual and adjustive therapies in the patient with spinal nerve root and spinal cord insult as sequelae. Texas Chiropractic College or PACE Recognized by The Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
MRI Protocols Clinical Necessity, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR axial, stacking, FFE, FSE and sagittal images. Clinical indication for the utilization of MRI and pathologies of disc in both trauma and non-trauma sequellae, including bulge, herniation, protrusion, extrusion and sequestration. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
MRI Interpretation of Lumbar Degeneration/Bulges, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR axial, stacking, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of lumbar degeneration. With the co-morbidities and complications of stenosis, pseudo-protrusions, cantilevered vertebrate, Schmorl's nodes and herniations. Central canal and cauda equina compromise interpretation with management. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
MRI Interpretation of Lumbar Herniations, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR axial, stacking, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of lumbar herniations. With the co-morbities and complications of stenosis, pseudo-protrusions, cantilevered vertebrate, Schmorl's nodes and herniations. Morphology of lumbar disc pathologies of central and lateral herniations, protrusions, extrusions, sequestration, focal and broad based herniations are defined and illustrated. Central canal and cauda equina compromise interpretation with management. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
MRI Interpretation of Cervical Degeneration/Bulges, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR axial, stacking, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of cervical degeneration. With the co-morbidities and complications of stenosis, pseudo-protrusions, cantilevered vertebrate, Schmorl's nodes and herniations. Spinal cord and canal compromise interpretation with management. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
MRI Interpretation of Cervical Herniations, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR Axial, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of lumbar herniations. With the co-morbidities and complications of stenosis, pseudo-protrusions, cantilevered vertebrate, Schmorl's nodes and herniations. morphology of lumbar disc pathologies of central and lateral herniations, protrusions, extrusions, sequestration, focal and broad based herniations are defined and illustrated. Spinal cord and canal compromise interpretation with management. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
MRI Interpretation of Degenerative Spine and Disc Disease with Overlapping Traumatic Insult to Both Spine and Disc, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR Axial, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of degenerative spondylolesthesis, spinal canal stenosis, Modic type 3 changes, central herniations, extrusions, compressions, nerve root compressions, advanced spurring and thecal sac involvement from an orthopedic, emergency room, chiropractic, neurological, neurosurgical, physical medicine perspective. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Cartesian System, The Cartesian Coordinate System from the history to the application in the human body. Explanation of the x, y and z axes in both translation and rotations (thetas) and how they are applicable to human biomechanics. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Cervical Pathobiomechanics, Spinal biomechanical engineering of the cervical and upper thoracic spine. This includes the normal and pathobiomechanical movement of both the anterior and posterior motor units and normal function and relationship of the intrinsic musculature to those motor units. Nomenclature in reporting normal and pathobiomechanical findings of the spine. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Lumbar Pathobiomechanics, Spinal biomechanical engineering of the lumbar spine, This includes the normal and pathobiomechanical movement of both the anterior and posterior motor units and normal function and relationship of the intrinsic musculature to those motor units. Nomenclature in reporting normal and pathobiomechanical findings of the spine. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Spinal Biomechanics in Trauma, To utilize whiplash associated disorders in various vectors of impact and whiplash mechanisms in determining pathobiomechanics. To clinically correlate annular tears, disc herniations, fractures, ligament pathology and spinal segmental instability as sequellae to pathobiomechanics from trauma. The utilization of digital motion x-ray in diagnoising normal versus abnormal facet motion along with case studies to understand the clinical application. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Mild Traumatic Brain Injury/Traumatic Brain Injury/Concussion, Deferentially diagnosing mild traumatic brain injury vs. traumatic brain injury and the clinical and imaging protocols required to conclude an accurate diagnosis for head trauma. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Spinal Biomechanical Engineering & Organizational Analysis, Integrating spinal biomechanics and pathobiomechanics through digitized analysis.The comparison of organized versus disorganized compensation with regional and global compensation. Correlation of the vestibular, occular and proprioceptive neurological integration in the righting reflex as evidenced in imaging. Digital and numerical algorithm in analyzing a spine. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Cervical Digital Analysis, Digitizing and analyzing the cervical spine in neutral, flexion and extension views to diagnose pathobiomechanics. This includes alteration of motion segment integrity (AMOSI) in both angular and translational movement. Ligament instability/failure/pathology are identified all using numerical values and models. Review of case studies to analyze pathobiomechanics using a computerized/numerical algorithm. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Lumbar Digital Analysis, Digitalizing and analyzing the lumbar spine images to diagnose pathobiomechanics. This includes anterior and posterior vertebral body elements in rotatioal analysis with neutral, left and right lateral bending in conjunction with gate analysis. Ligament instability/failure/pathology is identified all using numerical values and models. Review of case studies for analysis of pathobiomechanics using a computerized/numerical algorithm along with corrective guidelines. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Full Spine Digital Analysis, Digitalizing and analyzing the full spine images to diagnose pathobiomechanics as sequellae to trauma in relation to ligamentous failure and disc and vertebral pathology as sequellae. This includes anterior and posterior vertebral body elements in rotatioal analysis with neutral, left and right lateral bending in conjunction with gate analysis. Ligament instability/failure/pathology is identified all using numerical values and models. Review of case studies for analysis of pathobiomechanics using a computerized/numerical algorithm along with corrective guidelines. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Spinal Trauma Pathology, Triage and Connective Tissue Injuries and Wound Repair, Triaging the injured and differentially diagnosing both the primary and secondary complaints. Connective tissue injuries and wound repair morphology focusing on the aberrant tissue replacement and permanency prognosis potential. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Spinal Trauma Pathology: Ligament Anatomy and Injury Research and Spinal Kinematics, Spinal ligamentous anatomy and research focusing on wound repair, future negative sequelae of abnormal tissue replacement and the resultant aberrant kinematics and spinal biomechanics of the spine. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Spinal Trauma Pathology: Spinal Biomechanics, Central Nervous System and Spinal Disc Nomenclature, The application of spinal biomechanical engineering models in trauma and the negative sequelae it has on the central nervous system inclusive of the lateral horn, periaqueductal gray matter, thalamus and cortices involvement. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Spinal Trauma Pathology: Biomechanics of Traumatic Disc Bulge and Age Dating Herniated Disc Pathology, he biomechanics of traumatic disc bulges as sequella from trauma and the comorbidity of ligamentous pathology. Age-dating spinal disc pathology in accordance with Wolff’s Law. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Spinal Trauma Pathology: Clinical Grand Rounds, The review of case histories of mechanical spine pathology and biomechanical failures inclusive of case histories, clinical findings and x-ray and advanced imaging studies. Assessing comorbidities in the triage and prognosis of the injured. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Spinal Trauma Pathology: Research Perspectives, The review of current literature standards in spinal trauma pathology and documentation review of biomechanical failure, ligamentous failure and age-dating disc pathology. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Stroke Anatomy and Physiology: Brain Vascular Anatomy, The anatomy and physiology of the brain and how blood perfusion effects brain function. A detailed analysis of the blood supply to the brain and the physiology of ischemia. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Stroke Anatomy and Physiology: Stroke Types and Blood Flow, Various types of stroke identifying ischemia, hypoperfusion, infarct and penumbra zones and emboli. Cardiac etiologies and clinical features as precursor to stroke with associated paradoxical emboli and thrombotic etiologies. Historical and co-morbidities that have etiology in stroke inclusive of diabetes, coagulopathy, acquired and hereditary deficiencies. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Stroke Principles of Treatment an Overview for the Primary Care Provider, Stroke type and treatments performed by vascular specialists. The goals of treatment with the physiology of the infarct and penumbra zones and the role of immediate triage in the primary care setting. Detailing the complications of stroke and future care in the chiropractic, primary care or manual medicine clinical setting. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Clinical Evaluation and Protocols for Identifying Stroke Risk, The neurological history and examination for identifying stroke risks with a focus on supra and infratentorial regions, upper and lower motor lesions, cranial nerve signs, spinal cord pathology, motor and sensory pathology and gait abnormalities. Examining genetic and family histories along with dissection risk factors. Stroke orthopedic testing and clinical guidelines pertaining to triage for the primary care provider. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Accident Reconstruction: Terms, Concepts and Definitions, The forces in physics that prevail in accidents to cause bodily injury. Quantifying the force coefficients of vehicle mass and force vectors that can be translated to the occupant and subsequently cause serious injury. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Accident Reconstruction: Causality, Bodily Injury, Negative Acceleration Forces, Crumple Zones and Critical Documentation, Factors that cause negative acceleration to zero and the subsequent forces created for the vehicle that get translated to the occupant. Understanding critical documentation of hospitals, ambulance reports, doctors and the legal profession in reconstructing an accident. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Accident Reconstruction: Skid Marks, Time, Distance, Velocity, Speed Formulas and Road Surfaces, The mathematical calculations necessary utilizing time, distance, speed, coefficients of friction and acceleration in reconstructing an accident. The application of the critical documentation acquired from an accident site. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Accident Reconstruction: Research, Causality and Bodily Injury, Delta V issues correlated to injury and mortality, side impact crashes and severity of injuries, event data recorder reports correlated to injury, frontal impact kinematics, crash injury metrics with many variables and inquiries related to head restraints. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Impairment Rating, The understanding and utilization of the protocols and parameters of the AMA Guide to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment 6th Edition. Spine, neurological sequelae, migraine, sexual dysfunction, sleep and arousal disorders, station and gait disorders and consciousness are detailed for impairment rating. Herniated discs, radiculopathy, fracture, dislocationa and functional loss are also detailed in relation to impairment ratings. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Documentation, MRI Necessity and Trends in Spinal Treatment Protocols, Documentation, MRI Necessity and Trends in Spinal Treatment Protocols, Correlating history and a thorough clinical evaluation in determining the necessity for x-ray and MRI evaluations in the trauma and non-trauma patient. Considering whole spine patho-biomechanics in formulating treatment plans and long-term supportive care. Documentation requirements in transitioning from telemedicine to in-office care. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, PACE Approved for the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing boards, Cleveland University Kansas City, Long Island, NY, 2020
Neurology of Ligament Pathology - Normal Morphology and Tissue Damage, Connective tissue morphology, embryology and wound repair as sequalae to trauma. Full components of strain-sprain models and permanency implications with wound repair and osseous aberration with aberrant structural integrity. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, PACE Approved for the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Board, College of Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2020
Neurology of Ligament Pathology - Spinal Biomechanics and Disc Pathology, Disc pathology as sequella to trauma; herniation, extrusion, protrusion, sequestration and how the spinal unit as one system creates homeostasis to balance the pathology. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, PACE Approved for the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Board, College of Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2020
Neurology of Ligament Pathology - Neurological Innervation, The peripheral and central innervation of the disc and spinal ligaments of the dorsal root ganglion, spinal thalamic tracts, periaqueductal gray areas innervating the Thalamus and multiple regions of the brain. The efferent neurological distribution to disparate areas of the spine to create homeostasis until tetanus ensues creating osseous changes under the effect of Wolff's Law. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, PACE Approved for the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Board, College of Chiropractic, Long island, NY, 2020
Documentation & Clinical Excellence, Utilizing documentation to accurately reflect the Evaluation and Management code billed. Inclusive of a complete current, past history, previous care, and a full review of systems. The management of post-traumatic cases in a collaborative environment in a literature-based standard. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2020
Documentation & Clinical Excellence, A case study of managing a patient where the MRI was inaccurate based upon literature standards and the collaboratively working through a system in triaging an extruded disc patient from psychological support to appropriate surgical care. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2020
Traumatic Brain Injury and Concussion, An in-depth overview of traumatic brain injury in concussion. Discussion regarding all brain injuries are traumatic. Dispels the myth of a “mild traumatic brain injury.” Triage protocols and the potential sequela of patients with traumatic brain injuries. Cleveland University, Kansas City, PACE Recognized by the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2020
Head Trauma and Traumatic Brain Injury Part 1, Gross traumatic brain injuries from trauma and significant bleeding with both epidural and subdural hematomas. Numerous case studies reviewed inclusive of neurosurgical intervention and postsurgical outcomes. Cleveland University, Kansas City, PACE Recognized by the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2020
Head Trauma and Traumatic Brain Injury Part 2, Multiple case studies of gross traumatic brain injuries from trauma requiring neurosurgical intervention. Recovery sequela based upon the significance of brain trauma. Concussion protocols in traumatic brain injury short of demonstrable bleeding on advanced imaging. Cleveland University, Kansas City, PACE Recognized by the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2020
Concussion And Electroencephalogram Testing, Etiology and cognitive sequela where gross bleeding has not been identified on advanced imaging. Significance of electroencephalogram testing in determining brain function and pathology (if present). Understanding waveforms in electroencephalogram testing in both normal and abnormal scenarios. Cleveland University, Kansas City, PACE Recognized by the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2020
Concussion And Electroencephalogram Testing Pathological Results, Amplitude, conduction and conduction delays as sequela to traumatic brain injury to diagnose concussion and traumatic brain injury in the absence of gross bleeding and advanced imaging. Elctroencephalograms and event-related potentials measuring brain response as direct result of specific sensory or motor events as a noninvasive means of evaluating brain function. Multiple case studies with ensuing triage protocols pending the results. Cleveland University, Kansas City, PACE Recognized by the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2020
Trauma Team Qualified, Cleveland University Kansas City, Chiropractic Health Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2020
2nd Annual Motion Palpation Virtual Summit, Lumbar instability and low tech rehab, patellofemoral dysfunction, evaluating and treating the hip, lumbosacral and C0/C1 palpation and adjustments, pediatrics and pregnancy care, evaluating and treating the wrist, temporomandibular disorders and treatment, gait analysis, evaluating and treating achilles tendinopathy, and functional examination of nontraumatic shoulder pain. Motion Palpation Institute, Cincinnati, OH, 2020
Diagnosing and Case Management, The requirements for diagnosing based upon in an initial evaluation and management encounter ranging from a 99202 – 99205 that includes comorbidities, non-musculoskeletal, and sequellae to injury diagnosis. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2020
Diagnosing and Case Management, The requirements for diagnosing imaging inclusive of static x-rays, biomechanical x-rays, and MRI. Documenting the clinical findings of disc bulge, herniation, protrusion, extrusion, and fragmentation. Coding, diagnosing, and documenting individual treatment encounters in the clinical setting. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2020
Global Postural Stretching (retake), Techno-methodology of the 90 global postural stretches for the purpose of reintroducing fluidity and efficiency to the link between the joint, viscera, muscles, and fascia. H3 Institute of Somatraining, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 2020
Ramping Up Your Practice Post-COVID-19, A Quick Solution Based on Your Documentation & Clinical Excellence, Utilizing your documentation to accurately reflect the Evaluation and Management code billed. Inclusive of a complete current, past history, previous care, and a full review of systems. The management of post-traumatic cases in a collaborative environment in a literature-based standard. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Divisiondemy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, PACE Approved for the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Long Island, NY, 2020
Ramping Up Your Practice Post-COVID-19, A Quick Solution Based on Your Documentation & Clinical Excellence, A case study of managing a patient where the MRI was inaccurate based upon literature standards and the collaboratively working through a system in triaging an extruded disc patient from psychological support to appropriate surgical care. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Divisionemy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Divisiondemy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, PACE Approved for the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Long Island, NY, 2020
Personal Injury Seminar, Record keeping, tort law, proving extent of injury, property damage, PIP, medpay, health insurance, uninsured / under-insured motorist coverage, police reports, diagnosing / ICD-10, SOAP notes, narratives, coding, diagnostic imaging, letters of protection, liens, and billing and collection laws and procedures. New Orleans, LA, 2020
Neurodiagnostics, Imaging Protocols and Pathology of the Trauma Patient, An in-depth understanding of the protocols in triaging and reporting the clinical findings of the trauma patient. Maintaining ethical relationships with the medical-legal community. ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2020
Hyperbaric Medicine Team Training, Interprofessional course that provides a team approach to the specialized field of hyperbaric medicine. Currently accepted standards for the safe application of hyperbaric oxygen therapy pertaining to both monoplace and multiplace chambers. History of hyperbaric medicine, pressure and decompression theory, barotrauma, fire safety, documentation, clinical skills, off-label uses of HBOT. International ATMO , San Antonio, TX, 2019
Chiropractic Biophysics Drop Table Adjusting (retake), Total permutations of abnormal posture using formulas from probability theory, literature review on postural displacements as they correlate to patient conditions, details of objective postural assessment and measurement, corrective global postural subluxation set-ups for the head, thoracic cage, & pelvis on a drop table, analysis and course of care for short leg syndrome and lower extremity disorders. Life University Department of Postgraduate Education, Atlanta, GA, 2019
Core Concepts in Functional Neuroscience , An introduction to functional neuroscience; receptors and communication pathways; understanding the cerebellum’s impact as a neuro and biomechanical component; activation of ear canals, head and eye movements, pursuits, saccades, vertical and horizontal eye movements; evaluation of underactive, over-reactive areas of the neuraxis; clinical applications related to concussion, traumatic brain injury, Parkinson’s, stroke, balance disorders, ADHD, and learning disabilities. 2019
Lumbar Spinology, Anatomo-biomechanical review of the spine, diagnostic tests, lesion mechanics, and structural correction techniques for the lumbar spine. Laws of Fryette: Application and criticism, indications and contraindications, joint, ligament, and muscle preparations. Institut de Somatraining et d'Etiotherapie Manuelle (ISEM), Montreal, Canada, 2019
Myofascial Stretching (retake), Myofascial stretching techniques for all the muscles of the upper and lower limbs and trunk taught with respect to tensegrity biomechanics and functional anatomy. H3 Institute of Somatraining, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 2019
Specific Proprioception and Awareness, Anatomy and physiology of receptors located in the muscle tendons, ligaments and articular capsule. Specific exercise focused on the ligaments to treat sprain, arthrosis, and articular mobility. Strict methodology of the four progression factors of awareness applied to the pelvis; the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine; and the various diaphragms. H3 Institute of Somatraining, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 2019
Osteo-Articular Joint Pumping Master Class, The origins of pumping techniques specific to the lower leg, current concepts and research in biotensegrity and auxetics and the relationship to effective manual therapy techniques, review of osteoarticular joint pumping techniques of the lower limb, upper limb, trunk, pelvis and TMJ. Evolutions Institute of Soma Instruction, Austin, TX, 2019
Risk Management and Ethics, HIPPA guidelines and responsibilities, patient consents, and proper documentation. National Education Seminars, Thomas Bynes DC, New Orleans, LA, 2019
Motion Palpation Institute - Extremities, Functional anatomy, clinical biomechanics, in-depth joint analysis, evaluation and treatment protocols of all the extremities. Motion Palpation Institute, Cincinnati, OH, 2019
Motion Palpation Institute - Spine, Palpation/adjustment set-ups needed specifically for the cervical, thoracic, lumbar and sacroiliac regions. Biomechanics, manipulation, motion palpation scan and case management. Motion Palpation Institute, Cincinnati, OH, 2019
Mirror Image Bracing for Scoliosis Deformities, The science and art of understanding, evaluating, and management of scoliotic deformities in adolescents and adults. Categories of scoliosis with emphasis on understanding risk factors for curve progression in both adolescent and adult scoliotic deformities. Details of conservative management of scoliotic deformities with a major emphasis on new flexible and rigid bracing concepts and devices as well as rehabilitative procedures Life University Department of Postgraduate Education, Atlanta, GA, 2018
Pelviology 2, Review of the 22 main axes, fascial standardization of the pelvis, structural corrections of the horizontal axes, para-clinical examinations (xrays, MRI), clinical cases. Institut de Somatraining et d'Etiotherapie Manuelle (ISEM), Montreal, Canada, 2018
Analytical and Segmental Muscular Strengthening of the Lower Limbs, Detailed anatomy, biomechanics, and specific exercises to solicit the proximal, distal, medial, lateral, middle, superficial or deep portions of each muscle of the lower extremities, technical analysis of the movements, progression factors, injury prevention, lower extremity warm-ups, quality effort in terms of: strength, volume, power, speed, resistance, endurance and fitness maintenance, planning training sessions with respect to time availability, strengthening methods for all the lower extremity muscles, muscular re-education programs, sports preparation programs. H3 Institute of Somatraining, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 2018
Analytical and Segmental Muscular Strengthening of the Upper Limbs and the Trunk, Detailed anatomy, biomechanics, and specific exercises of the muscles of the upper limb and spine in relation to the specific quality of training (strength, volume, power, speed, resistance, endurance and fitness maintenance) for each muscle group. Spinal muscle postural support strengthening, soliciting the proximal, distal, medial, lateral, middle, superficial or deep portions of each muscle in the upper extremities, technical, analysis of the movements, progression factors, injury prevention, preparation and warm-up, strengthening methods for the upper extremities and trunk muscles, muscular re-education programs, sports preparation programs. H3 Institute of Somatraining, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 2018
The Squat and Posturology, How to organize the education and the progression of a global movement (tests, adaptation, training etc): The squat. study and exercises on posture: gravity squat. H3 Institute of Somatraining, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 2018
Kinesiology and Qualitative and Quantitative Periodization, In depth understanding of the quality (volume, strength, power, speed, relaxation, resistance, endurance, aesthetics, muscular re-education and fitness maintenance) and quantity (number of series, repetitions and rest time) of exercises progression necessary to achieve specific goals. H3 Institute of Somatraining, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 2018
Biomechanics and Techno-Methodology of Functional Reinforcement of the Transverse Abdomen, Relational anatomy, physiology, classic exercises, factors of progression, visceral relationship. H3 Institute of Somatraining, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 2018
Personal Injury Seminar, Record keeping, tort law, proving extent of injury, property damage, PIP, medpay, health insurance, uninsured / under-insured motorist coverage, police reports, diagnosing / ICD-10, SOAP notes, narratives, coding, diagnostic imaging, letters of protection, liens, and billing and collection laws and procedures. New Orleans, LA, 2018
The Cervical Spine, Cervicogenic Headache and Related Disorders, Clinical anatomy, imaging anatomy, dural enfolding, ligamentous injury, guidelines for imaging patients with headache, MRI, FMRI, SPECT, PET, orthopedic testing, visual afferent training, case studies. The Chiropractic Association of Louisiana, Kenner, LA, 2017
Transversal Tendinous and Ligamentous Stretching of the Lower Limbs, Tendinous and ligamentous anatomy and biomechanics of the lower limb. Manual therapy techniques to increase vascularization to the tissues, improve the quality of sensory input from the tendon or ligament to the central nervous system and increase the overall quality (cells, fibers, extracellular matrix) of the ligament or tendon that is chronically or acutely injured. Soma Educational Group, New York, NY, 2017
Pelviology 5, Analysis and explanations of all anatomical relationships of the pelvis with viscera (digestive, gynecological and bladder). Standardization of approaches and treatment of the bladder and gynecological dysfunctions. Clinical cases. Institut de Somatraining et d'Etiotherapie Manuelle (ISEM), Montreal, Canada, 2017
Fascial Normalization of the Trunk & Pelvis, Anatomy, biomechanics and treatment of the fascia of the trunk and pelvis. Structural and physiological functions of the fascia relating to dysfunctions of a specific muscle, articulation or kinetic chain in the trunk and pelvis. Treatment of the severely acute patient, finalizing complex soft tissue cases and restoring function to the fascia of the viscera. Soma Educational Group, New York, NY, 2017
ELDOA 3, Descriptive anatomy, classic biomechanics, and techno-methodology of the ELDOA for the coxofemoral joint, shoulder complex, ribcage and sternum. Overview of the fascia, factors of progression and home programs. Legacy Performance & Integrated Wellness Center, Dallas, TX, 2017
ELDOA 4, The pelvis, sacroiliac joint and pubic symphysis. Review of ELDOA Level 1, 2 and 3 in the view of tensegrity biomechanics. Detailed anatomy of the pelvic girdle, viscera, sacroiliac joint, and pubic symphysis. Biomechanics of the pelvis including the sacro-iliac joint and the 22 axes of rotation of the pelvis. Specific tests for the 22 axes, ELDOA techniques to address the various parts of the sacroiliac joint and pubic symphysis. Legacy Performance & Integrated Wellness Center, Dallas, TX, 2017
Analytical and Segmental Muscular Strengthening of the Abdominal Muscles and the Thoracic Diaphragm, Detailed anatomy, biomechanics, and specific exercises of the obliques, transverse, pyramidals and rectus abdominus, technical analysis of the movements, progression factors, injury prevention, types of cool-downs for better recovery, dietary factors, quality effort in terms of strength, volume, power, speed, resistance, endurance and fitness maintenance, planning training sessions, multiple strengthening methods, muscular re-education programs, sports preparation programs. H3 Institute of Somatraining, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 2017
Clinical Documentation and Ethics, Safety of spinal manipulation, fluoroquinolone and collagen adverse risks, elements of documentation, records management, organization of medical records, soap notes, progress notes, release of records, informed consent, correcting the record, EHR management and liability, ethics. The Chiropractic Association of Louisiana, New Orleans, LA, 2017
Risk Management / Ethics, Chiropractic Association of Louisiana & NCMIC, Kenner, LA, 2017
Diploma of Pelviology, Institut de Somatraining et d'Etiotherapie Manuelle (ISEM), Montreal, Canada, 2017
Fascial Normalization of the Lower Limbs, Fascial anatomy, biomechanics and treatment of the lower limb. fasciae.  The role of glycosaminoglycans and proteoglycans in the extracellular matrix and the relationship to the primary respiratory mechanism. Structural and physiological functions of the fasciae relating to dysfunctions of a specific muscle, articulation or kinetic chain in the lower limb. Treatment of the severely acute patient, finalizing complex soft tissue cases and restoring function to the fasciae of the viscera. Soma Educational Group, New York, NY, 2016
Osteo-Articular Joint Pumping of the Upper Limb and TMJ, Manual articular pumping techniques for the joints of the hand, arm, shoulder, and TMJ to promote the movement of fluids (lymph, synovial fluid, water of the bursae, water in the collagen tubes of fascia / ligaments / tendons) in both acute and chronic cases. The physiology of articular pumping and fascia, clinical application. Soma Educational Group, New York, NY, 2016
Osteo-Articular Joint Pumping of the Trunk and Pelvis, Manual articular pumping techniques for the joints of the trunk and pelvis to promote the movement of fluids (lymph, synovial fluid, water of the bursae, water in the collagen tubes of fascia / ligaments / tendons) in both acute and chronic cases. The physiology of articular pumping and fascia, clinical application. Soma Educational Group, New York, NY, 2016
Viscerology, Methodology, testing, and treatment of the structure and function of peritoneum through palpatory diagnosis in the paradigm of complexity, tensegrity and biomechanics. Institut de Somatraining et d'Etiotherapie Manuelle (ISEM), Montreal, Canada, 2016
Transversal Tendinous and Ligamentous Stretching of the Upper Limbs and Temporomandibular Joint Disorder, Tendinous and ligamentous anatomy and biomechanics of the upper limb and TMJ. Manual therapy techniques to increase vascularization to the tissues, improve the quality of sensory input from the tendon or ligament to the central nervous system and increase the overall quality (cells, fibers, extracellular matrix) of the ligament or tendon that is chronically or acutely injured. Newport, CA, 2016
Transversal Tendinous and Ligamentous Stretching of the Trunk & Pelvis, Tendinous and ligamentous anatomy and biomechanics of the trunk and pelvis. Manual therapy techniques to increase vascularization to the tissues, improve the quality of sensory input from the tendon or ligament to the central nervous system and increase the overall quality (cells, fibers, extracellular matrix) of the ligament or tendon that is chronically or acutely injured. Newport, CA, 2016
Pelviology 4, Review of the 22 axes of the pelvis: description, injury mechanisms, orthopedic, functional and visceral implications. Structural adjustments on the vertical axes, pubic testing and adjustment. Surgical semiology, clinical cases. Institut de Somatraining et d'Etiotherapie Manuelle (ISEM), Montreal, Canada, 2016
Fascial Normalization of the Upper Limbs and Temporomandibular Joint Disorder, Anatomy, biomechanics and treatment of the fascia of the upper limb and TMJ. Structural and physiological functions of the fascia relating to dysfunctions of a specific muscle, articulation or kinetic chain in the upper limb and TMJ. Treatment of the severely acute patient, finalizing complex soft tissue cases and restoring function to the fascia of the viscera. Soma Educational Group, New York, NY, 2016
Fascial Normalization of the Lower Limbs, Anatomy, biomechanics and treatment of the fascia of the lower limb. The role of glycosaminoglycans and proteoglycans in the extracellular matrix and the relationship to the primary respiratory mechanism. Structural and physiological functions of the fascia relating to dysfunctions of a specific muscle, articulation or kinetic chain in the lower limb. Treatment of the severely acute patient, finalizing complex soft tissue cases and restoring function to the fascia of the viscera. Soma Educational Group, New York, NY, 2016
Why Is My Patient Not Responding To Care, Advanced concepts in biomechanical evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of the chronic complex patient. Logan University, New Orleans, LA, 2016
Risk Management, Louisiana Union for the Chiropractic Profession, Ben Clayton JD, Metairie, LA, 2016
Medicolegal Fundamentals for Practitioners and Forensic Experts - Whiplash Injury Biomechanics and Traumatology Module IV, Reporting, records keeping, medical photography, depositions, arbitrations, testifying in court, using evidence, medico-legal rebuttal, Daubert and Frye. Spine Research Institute of San Diego, Southern California University of Health Sciences, Metairie, LA, 2015
Principles of Impairment Rating and Forensic Reporting - Whiplash Injury Biomechanics and Traumatology Module III, Critical documentation including intake forms, SOAP notes, re-examinations, and supplemental reports, the narrative report disability questionnaires, independent medical examinations. Spine Research Institute of San Diego, Southern California University of Health Sciences, Metairie, LA, 2015
Cranial Diaphragm, Manual treatment to restore and maintain the pressure in the cranium, controlling the flow of cerebral spinal fluid through the ventricles. Classical descriptive anatomy, relational anatomy, physiology of the cervico-thoracic diaphragm, classic and tensegrity biomechanics and clinical application. Soma Educational Group, New York, NY, 2015
Pelviology 3, Review and considerations of the 22 axes of the pelvis, review tests of all the axes, dependent tests on the anterograde-posterior axes, structural normalization of the horizontal and anteroposterior axes, medical signs and symptoms, clinical cases. Institut de Somatraining et d'Etiotherapie Manuelle (ISEM), Montreal, Canada, 2015
Osteo-Articular Joint Pumping of the Lower Limb, Manual articular pumping techniques for the joints of the foot, knee and hip to promote the movement of fluids (lymph, synovial fluid, water of the bursae, water in the collagen tubes of fascia / ligaments / tendons) in both acute and chronic cases. The physiology of articular pumping and fascia, clinical application. Soma Educational Group, New York, NY, 2015
ELDOA 2, Specific ELDOA exercises of the spine from the level of C2/3 to L5/S1. Classic spine biomechanics, descriptive anatomy, embryology, histology, water imbibitions, awareness, leminscate, factors of progression, periodization, program design, and the theories of the ELDOA. Functionality of the spinal unit of Junghans and the roll of the intervertebral disc, dura mater, cerebrospinal fluid and primary respiratory mechanics. Legacy Performance & Integrated Wellness Center, Dallas, TX, 2015
Kalish Mentorship in Functional Medicine, Functional medicine philosophy, assessment and treatment of complex cases using functional medicine lab testing to access hormones, gastrointestinal function and detoxification. Intervention utilizing lifestyle changes and specific supplements. Case studies, clinical topics, and lifestyle factors including diet, exercise and sleep. Kalish Institute, 2014
Mastering Brain Chemistry, Critical evaluation of neurotransmitter testing; review of neurodegenerative mechanisms related to alpha-synuclein, betaamyloid, tau proteins etc.; the association between mitochondrial uncoupling and neurodegenerative disease; nitric oxide isomer expression and its role in neuroprotection and neurodegeneration; the blood glucose connection to the brain and its degeneration; the brain-gut axis and the brain-immune axis; the role of dietary peptides and gluten sensitivity in neurological disorders; dietary, nutritional, and lifestyle strategies to support the brain; clinical competency in neurochemical assessment. The University of Bridgeport, Atlanta, GA, 2014
Global Postural Stretching, Techno-methodology of the 90 global postural stretches for the purpose of reintroducing fluidity and efficiency to the link between the joint, viscera, muscles, and fascia. National Strength and Conditioning Association, 360 Health & Performance, New York, NY, 2014
Myofascial Stretching, myofascial stretching techniques for all the muscles of the upper and lower limbs and trunk taught with respect to tensegrity biomechanics and functional anatomy. American Institute of Applied Somatraining, Los Angeles, CA, 2014
Pelviology 1, The pelvis and its orthopedic importance, statement of the 22 major axes of the pelvis: description, injury mechanisms, visceral and orthopedic functional implications; articular pumping of the joints and the normalization of all ligaments of the pelvis, orthopedic testing, and structural correction of the oblique axes, clinical cases. Institut de Somatraining et d'Etiotherapie Manuelle (ISEM), Montreal, Canada, 2014
Thoracic Diaphragm, Manual treatment to control the pressures between the thorax and the abdomen. Classical descriptive anatomy, relational anatomy, physiology of the thoracic diaphragm, classic and tensegrity biomechanics and clinical application. Soma Educational Group, New York, NY, 2014
Cervico-Thoracic Diaphragm, Manual treatment to control the pressures between the cervical spine and the cranium. Classical descriptive anatomy, relational anatomy, physiology of the cervico-thoracic diaphragm, classic and tensegrity biomechanics and clinical application. Soma Educational Group, New York, NY, 2014
ICD-10 Coding and Documentation, Proper use of diagnostic coding for diseases, injuries, and causes of death utilizing the updated International Classification of Disease Tenth Edition. Louisiana Union of Chiropractic Physicians, Paul Beane, DC, CCPC, CFE, CPC, CPMA, Metairie, LA, 2014
AutoImmune Signaling Systems, Associations between inflammatory mechanisms and autoimmunity development, natural inhibitors of nuclear factor-kappa B, leaky gut, clinical presentations. Health Sciences Postgraduate Education Department at the University of Bridgeport, Atlanta, GA, 2013
The Neuroendocrine Immunology of Environmental Triggers, A review of the impact of environmental toxins and pollutants on human health.  The growing science of immune-chemical tolerance and examine how this relates to systemic inflammation, autism, autoimmunity, and various degenerative conditions.  Critical evaluation of various models of toxicity and current therapy options.  Laboratory evaluation of chemical autoantibodies and the roles they play with human self-tissue autoimmunity discussed in detail. Health Sciences Postgraduate Education Department at the The University of Bridgeport, Houston, TX, 2013
The Gluten, Leaky Gut, Autoimmune Connection, The autoimmune connection between gluten and effects on tissues of the cerebellum, skin, reproductive system, parietal cells, pancreas, and other body systems; the most common clinical presentations of autoimmunity in the gluten sensitive population and how to identify them using history taking, examination, and laboratory tests; the immunological concepts of food cross-reactivity and loss of self-tolerance; nutritional support for healthy immune responses and intestinal health. The University of Bridgeport, Houston, TX, 2013
ELDOA 1, The philosophy and foundational working principles of the ELDOA (Longitudinal Osteoarticular Decoaptation Stretches), relational anatomy, tensegrity biomechanics, theory and techno-methodology C2/3 to L5/S1. Legacy Sport and Wellness Center, Dallas, TX, 2013
ELDOA 2, Descriptive anatomy, fascia overview, classic biomechanics and techno-methodology of the hip, shoulder, ribcage, sternum, skull, herniated and bulging discs and spondylolisthesis ELDOA. Legacy Sport and Wellness Center, Dallas, TX, 2013
The Neuroendocrine Immunology of Blood Glucose Issues, Diabetes; types, statistics, causes and testing. Physiological web of excess glucose, NF-kB and systemic inflammation, blood glucose and intestinal permeability, case studies. University of Bridgeport, Atlanta, GA, 2013
Understanding the Complexity of Gluten Sensitivity, Gluten sensitivity vs celiac disease, prevalence, impacts on health, immunochemistry, epitopes, laboratory testing, nutritional strategies. University of Bridgeport, Atlanta, GA, 2013
Breaking the Complex Web of Leaky Gut Syndrome, Physiology and mechanisms of intestinal permeability, associated health conditions, laboratory testing, supplementation, clinical cases. University of Bridgeport, Atlanta, GA, 2013
Risk Management, Coding & Documentation, Understanding medical necessity as a reimbursable concept, development of effective treatment plans, coding basics, and understanding time-based service coding and documentation. Louisiana Union of Chiropractic Physicians, Michael Miscoe, JD, CPC, CASCC , Metairie, LA, 2012
The Brain-Gut-Immune Axes, A review of the neurology of the brain-gut axis, and the role it may play with autism, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), intestinal permeability or “leaky gut,” and abnormal intestinal motility. Information regarding how the brain-gut axis may relate to chronic depression, fatigue, developmental disorders, and other health conditions. A review of the research revealing the influence of the brain on the immune system.  A review of how the brain-immune axis relates to clinical practice and illness, how traumatic brain injury can increase “leaky gut,” and how sleep deprivation can trigger a pro-inflammatory immune response. The brain-immune connection of cortisol and melatonin circadian rhythms. The University of Bridgeport, CT, 2012
Cortisol & Melotonin Circadian Rhythm Physiology, Physiological mechanisms involved with cortisol release, Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal Axis, circadian rhythm neuroimmunology, microglial activation, mechanisms of alzheimer's disease. The University of Bridgeport, Atlanta, GA, 2012
The Role of Nitric Oxide and Glutathione in the Immune System, Autoimmune physiology and mechanisms, glutathione and nitric oxide concepts, clinical application, case studies. University of Bridgeport, Atlanta, GA, 2012
Treatment of the Upper Extremities, Anatomy, biomechanics, and adjustment techniques of the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand. Chiropractic Association of Louisiana, Baton Rouge, LA, 2012
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome / Entrapment of Upper Extremities plus Cold Laser Therapy, Medically researched extremity adjusting techniques and rehab for the most common entrapment neuropathies of the upper extremities. Chiropractic Association of Louisiana, Baton Rouge, LA, 2012
Patient-Clinician Communication: A Patient Centered Approach, Princeton University Healthcare System, 2011
Management Principles in Personal Injury and Forensic Documentation - Whiplash Injury Biomechanics and Traumatology Module II, In-depth training on accident reconstruction, history taking, physical examination, radiographic, CT and MR examination, and electrodiagnostics. Designing a treatment plan, activities of daily living, chiropractic manipulative therapy, physical therapy modalities, treatment of TMD, and maximum medical improvement (MMI). Spine Research Institute of San Diego, Southern California University of Health Sciences, New Orleans, LA, 2010
Whiplash Advanced Topics: The Fundamental Science - Whiplash Injury Biomechanics and Traumatology Module I, Comprehensive biomechanics knowledge for forensic experts, including injury impairment scales, brain, neck, and cervical spine trauma mechanisms from motor vehicle crashes. Review of common muscle and joint syndromes, disorders, and criteria for referral and advanced imaging. Spine Research Institute of San Diego, Southern California University of Health Sciences, New Orleans, LA, 2010
Neuron Theory and Receptor Activation, Advanced components of neuronal structure and activity reviewed with an emphasis on the relationship between environmental potentials and their effects on the central nervous system. Carrick Institute, Program of Clinical Neurology, Marietta, GA, 2010
Diagnosis and Treatment for Headache, Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education, 2010
Evidence Based Approach for Interventional Spine Procedures: What Works and What Doesn’t For Back Pain, Princeton University Healthcare System, 2010
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis: Syndrome, Diagnostics and Treatment, Nature Reviews Neurology, 2010
Diagnosis, Treatment & Disability Management of the Injured Worker Module I, Chiropractic Association of Louisiana, Baton Rouge, LA, 2010
Mastering the Thyroid, Concepts of thyroid physiology; the role of the immune system, endocrine system, and environmental haptens on thyroid physiology; medication reactions; thyroid assessment; nutritional support. The University of Bridgeport, Atlanta, GA, 2010
Risk Management Coding & Documentation, Louisiana Union of Chiropractic Physicians, Paul Beae, DC & Shane Bengoechea, JC, Kenner, LA, 2010
Diagnosis, Treatment & Disability Management of the Injured Worker Module II, Chiropractic Association of Louisiana, Baton Rouge, LA, 2010
Structural Rehabilitation of the Lumbar Spine, The science and art of lumbo-pelvic disorders. Understanding the appropriate application and timing of postural and functional exercises for the lumbar spine designed to correct spinal subluxation and strengthen the lower back tissues. Life University Department of Postgraduate Education, Marietta, GA, 2009
Structural Rehabilitation of the Cervical Spine, The science and art of cervical spine disorders.  Understanding the appropriate application and timing of postural and functional exercises for the cervical spine designed to correct spinal subluxation and strengthen the cervical and upper thoracic spine tissues. Life University Department of Postgraduate Education, Orlando, FL, 2009
Confronting the Burden of Injuries: A Global Perspective, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, 2009
Mastering Functional Blood Chemistry, Comprehensive system of evaluating blood chemistry tests and metabolic pathways; use of markers such as electrophoresis, peripheral blood spear, and genotype testing; review of the pH bicarbonate buffering system and the role it plays with anion gap, electrolytes, and metabolism; comprehensive system of evaluating transaminase and liver markers; detailed understanding of acute phase protein reactants, markers, and mechanisms of influence; identifying intestinal permeability and the role it plays in other blood chemistry mechanisms; the relationship among the endocrine, hepatic, immune, and other bodily systems when evaluating blood chemistry. The University of Bridgeport, Austin, TX, 2009
Functional Endocrinology, Concepts and assessment of adrenal gland physiology, blood sugar management, and male and female hormonal regulation. The University of Bridgeport, Charlotte, NC, 2009
Neurotransmitters and Brain, Physiological interactions between neurotransmitters, hormones and the immune system; clinical applications, assessment, laboratory tests, and case studies; interconnections between neurotransmitters and dysglycemia; thyroid, hormone, immune cell cytokine, and adrenal gland imbalances. The University of Bridgeport, Houston, TX, 2009
Supercharge Your Practice With Rehab, Chiropractic Association of Louisiana, Baton Rouge, LA, 2008
Incorporating Nutritional & Herbal Therapies in Clinical Practice, Chiropractic Association of Louisiana, Baton Rouge, LA, 2007
Function of the Normal and Abnormal Lateral Spine, The Pettibon Spinal Model and its key principles, the causes and consequences of abnormal spinal form and function, and soft tissues’ physiological properties and functions. Palmer College of Chiropractic, Dallas, TX, 2006
Function of the Normal and Abnormal A/P Spine, The Pettibon Spinal Model and its key principles, the causes and consequences of abnormal spinal form and function, and soft tissues’ physiological properties and functions. Palmer College of Chiropractic, Dallas, TX, 2006
Clinic Protocols & Home Care, Treatment plans determination from x-rays and testing, application of The Pettibon Weighting System, water and nutritional intake, whole-body vibration, spinal decompression, the use of instruments and rehabilitation equipment, mobilization procedures, pre-examination preparation and stretching, post-mobilization proprioceptive exercises, and rehabilitation exercises. Palmer College of Chiropractic, Dallas, TX, 2006
Neuromechanical Innovations: 21st Century Chiropractic Training, Neuromechanics - The role of joint neurology on pain, neural control of skeletal muscle, and biomechanical contributions to dynamic spinal stiffness; Impulse adjusting technique, region indications and protocols. New York Chiropractic College, New Orleans, LA, 2004
Coding Issues From a Risk Management Perspective, Louisiana Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Kenner, LA, 2004
Eckard Flexion-Distraction Technique, Motorized continuous passive flexion-distraction and concurrent adjusting for the treatment of (cervical, thoracic & lumbar) disc herniation, spondylolisthesis, facet syndrome and scoliosis. Baton Rouge, LA, 2003
Chiropractic Biophysics Drop Table Adjusting, Total permutations of abnormal posture using formulas from probability theory, literature review on postural displacements as they correlate to patient conditions, details of objective postural assessment and measurement, corrective global postural subluxation set-ups for the head, thoracic cage, & pelvis on a drop table, analysis and course of care for short leg syndrome and lower extremity disorders. Life University Department of Postgraduate Education, Marietta, GA, 2001

SELECTED TEACHING/INSTRUCTING/LECTURING/CONSULTING

Instructor, Intro to Pelviology, New Orleans, La, 2016-

SELECTED MEMBERSHIPS

Smart Injury Doctors, Member, 2022 - Present
Academy of Chiropractic, Member, 2020 - Present
Chiropractic Association of Louisiana, Member, 2020 - Present