ORA Healthcare Seminar Series

About the Seminars
ORA Orthopedics is sponsoring a healthcare seminar series.  Join other healthcare professionals in the area as we share professional knowledge and work together to improve patient outcomes.  The format of the seminars is 45 minute didactic and 45 minute open forum discussion.  No preregistration required.

Audience:    Primary Care Physicians, Physician Assistants,
                      Physical & Occupational Therapists & Assistants
Location:     ORA Orthopedics, 2300 53rd Avenue, Bettendorf
                      (Lower Level, Conference Room)
When:           Last Monday of months of January through April
                      and September through November (subject to
                      change & dependent on presenter availability)  

Time:             6:30pm – 8:00pm

Continuing Education Hours Available

Questions:  Tara Bries, PT at TaraBriesPT@gmail.com


2020 Spring Seminars Cancelled

Monday, February 24, 2020
Normal Anatomical Variants on Shoulder MRI:
Don’t Worry About These…Because I Don’t

Presented by: J.C. Clark, Sports Medicine Surgeon
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Fall 2019 Seminars

Monday, October 28, 2019
Approaches to Total Hip Arthroplasty
Presented by: Ryan Pokorney, DO, Total Joint Surgeon
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Monday, November 25, 2019
The Achilles Tendon – An Overview of Conservative & Surgical Treatment Options
Presented by:  Anthony Chesser, DPM, Podiatrist
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*No summer seminars

Spring 2019 Seminars

Monday, April 29, 2019
Alternative Therapies: Aquatic Therapy & Dry Needling
Aquatic Therapy presented by: Becky Burke, PT and Megan Kraciun, PT 
Dry Needling presented by: Meghan Buchanan, PT
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Monday, March 25, 2019
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
presented by: Sanjay Sundar, MD, Pain Management Physician
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2018 Seminars

Monday, November 26, 2018
Evidence-Based Treatment of Scaphoid Fractures ~ Show Me the Data!
presented by: Jonathan Winston, MD, Upper Extremity Surgeon

Monday, October 15, 2018
Rehab After Lower Extremity Total Joints
presented by: Greg Blaske, PT

*No summer seminars

Monday, April 30, 2018
How Not to Die; the Role of Lifestyle Medicine to Prevent, Arrest, and Reverse Chronic Disease
presented by: Beth Bryant, Cheryl True, MD & Kera Linn, RD 

Monday, March 26, 2018
Bicycle Fitting & the Musculoskeletal Needs of Cyclists
presented by Physical Therapist, Anna Perry, PT, DPT, OCS

Monday, January 29, 2018
Injectables in Orthopedics
presented by Orthopedic Surgeon, Andrew Bries, MD