Calf, Ankle & Foot: Review and Practicum Lab

With Instructor Anthony Von der Muhll, L.Ac., DNBAO, FAIPM

Next offering: TBA. Please let us know of your interest in a distance-learning class.

Course Content

  • Practice, apply, re-inforce and expand upon physical examination and treatment techniques taught in the associated didactic module.
  • Labs focus on areas of technical difficulty, and provide an opportunity for presentation, demonstration treatment and discussion of challenging cases.
  • Note: Practicum/Review Labs are opens only to participants who have completed the prior associated didactic module: Calf, Ankle and Foot.

Calf, Ankle & Foot Physical Exam

  • Ankle, foot, and toe joint review:
    • AROM measurement
    • Joint play and end-feel
    • Joint stabilization prolo-acupuncture
  • Calf muscle review: manual strength testing, trigger point needling, gua sha and tui na therapies
    • Plantarflexors + invertors
    • Plantarflexors + evertors
    • Dorsiflexors + invertors
    • Dorsiflexors + evertors
  • Ankle and foot protective and corrective therapies review
    • Taping techniques
    • Ankle stability and control exercises
    • Calf strengthening and stretching

Case presentation/treatment demonstration and discussion

Next offering: TBA. Please let us know of your interest in a distance-learning class.

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