Scoliosis: Fighting Curve Progression with Bracing & The Schroth Method

Join Us For An Evening Discussion as we provide the latest information regarding the recent changes in the conservative management of Scoliosis that you need to be aware of!


Presenters:

  • Dr. Jennifer Winell, MD, attending surgeon at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia specializing in non-surgical scoliosis treatment
  • Kathy Abel, DNP, RN APNC, Family Nurse Practitioner in the Division of Orthopaedics at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Michael Keene, BOCO LO, Certified Orthotist at East Coast O&P
  • Dr. Nate Steltz PT, DPT, Schroth Certified Therapist
  • Dr. Dan Pinto PT, DPT, Schroth Certified Therapist

Seminar Overview:

  • “What to Look for” : Signs, Symptoms, Age of Onset, Family History
  • Understanding the Course of Progression (specific to patient age/ level of maturity) and how this effects risk of curve progressions
  • Bracing 101: Updates to bracing techniques/style & importance of brace compliance
  • Schroth Physical Therapy: What the Schroth Method is, how it is delivered, how can it be helpful in preventing curve progressions

Event Details: 

  • Date: Thursday, November 8, 2018
  • Location: Breakthru Physical Therapy + Fitness (VOORHEES LOCATION) 701 Cooper Rd. Voorhees, NJ 08043
  • Time: 6:30 pm Registration & Refreshments, 7 pm Discussion, 7:45 pm Q&A

*To register for our event please email: mmclaughlin@breakthrupt.com