VIRTUAL HAND SURGERY UPDATE COURSE.


SPONSORED BY

THE NEW YORK SOCIETY FOR SURGERY OF THE HAND

 

VIRTUAL HAND SURGERY REVIEW COURSE

 

We encourage orthopaedic residents to attend to prepare for the OITE exam.

Goals and Objectives:

This program is designed to give an overview of the main principles of diagnosis and treatment of common conditions affecting the hand and upper extremity. At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to: Elicit a thorough history and perform a comprehensive physical examination; Interpret important diagnostic studies, including radiographic studies, electrodiagnostic and laboratory data to make a diagnosis; Be familiar with current and accepted treatments for the following conditions: flexor and extensor tendon injuries, nerve injuries, compressive neuropathies, vascular and pain disorders, and traumatic ligamentous and osseous lesions.

Who Should Attend:

This program is designed for orthopaedic residents, rheumatologists, plastic surgeons, hand surgeons, occupational therapists, physical therapists, and others involved in the care of patients undergoing hand surgery.

October 24th, 2020

Saturday 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
Faculty:

  • Dr. Ed Athanasian
  • Dr. Steve Beldner
  • Dr. John Capo
  • Dr. Lou Catalano
  • Dr. Jack Choueka
  • Dr. Jerry Ellstein
  • Dr. Frederick Fakharzadeh
  • Dr. Rich Gilbert
  • Dr. Steven Green
  • Dr. Lauren Grossman
  • Dr. Larry Hurst
  • Dr. Haik Kavookjian
  • Dr. Abram Kirschenbaum
  • Dr. Steve K. Lee
  • Dr. Roy Kulick
  • Dr. Nader Paksima*
  • Dr. Dan Polatsch*
  • Dr. Martin Posner
  • Dr. Robert Strauch
  • Dr. Scott Wolfe

*Course Co-Chairs

 

TOPICS

 

  • Fractures of the Hand
  • Distal Radius Fractures
  • Wrist Instability
  • Ulnar Sided Wrist Pain
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Flexor Tenon Injuries
  • Extensor Tendon Mechanism –Anatomy and Pathology
  • Dupuytren’s Disease
  • Hand Infections
  • Benign Tumors of the Hand/Wrist
  • Vascular Disorders of the Hand
  • Osteoarthritis of the Hand
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Peripheral Nerve Repair
  • Compressive Neuropathy
  • Brachial Plexus
  • Principles of Tendon Transfers
  • Fingertip Amputations and Replantations
  • Congenital Anomalies
  • Cerebral Palsy
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SATURDAY, OCTOBER 24th 2020

 

TOPICSPEAKERTIME
• WelcomeDr. Dan Polatsch*8:00-8:10
• Fractures of the HandDr. Louis Catalano8:10-8:30
• Distal Radius FractureDr. Robert Strauch8:30-8:50
• Extensor Tendon Mechanism - Anatomy and PathologyDr. Martin Posner8:50-9:10
• Flexor Tendon InjuriesDr. Fred Fakharzadeh9:10-9:30
• Wrist InstabilityDr. Scott Wolfe9:30-9:50
• Fingertip Amputations & ReplantationDr. Dan Polatsch*9:50-10:10
• Q/A 10:10-10:20
• Break 10:20-10:30
• Hand InfectionsDr. Haik Kavookjian10:30-10:50
• Dupuytren’s DiseaseDr. Larry Hurst10:50-11:10
• Benign Tumors of the Hand and WristDr. Ed Athanasian11:10-11:30
• Compressive NeuropathyDr. Rich Gilbert11:30-11:50
• Brachial PlexusDr. Steve Lee11:50-12:10
• Q/A 12:10-12:20
• Concluding Remarks:Dr. Nader Paksima*12:20-12:30

*Course Co-Chairs

Virtual Hand Surgery
Review Course

 

 

NYSSH 2020-2021

 

• PresidentDr. Dan Polatsch
• President ElectDr. Nader Paksima
• Vice PresidentDr. Rich Gilbert
• TreasurerDr. Renata Weber
• SecretaryDr. Dave Tuckman
• Past PresidentDr. John Capo
• HistorianDr. Roy Kulick

 

PRECOURSE OR POSTCOURSE LECTURES

PRE-RECORDED

 

TOPICSPEAKER
• Peripheral Nerve RepairDr. Nader Paksima*
• Osteoarthritis in the HandDr. Steven Green
• Rheumatoid ArthritisDr. Jerry Ellstein
• TenosynovitisDr. Lauren Grossman
• Ulnar Sided Wrist PainDr. Jack Choueka
• Principles of Tendon TransfersDr. Roy Kulick
• Congenital AnomaliesDr. John Capo
• Vascular Disorders of the HandDr. Steven Beldner
• Cerebral PalsyDr. Abram Kirschenbaum
• ElbowDr. Craig Lomita
 
 
 
*PRECOURSE LECTURES WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW AT NYSSH.ORG TWO WEEKS BEFORE COURSE.

 

 

 

Virtual Hand Surgery
Review Course