Event Registration - Florida Podiatric Medical Association

SAM 2019 Additional Workshops
1/9/2019 - 1/13/2019

This registration includes the following workshops for SAM 2019. You may select one or more options:
  • Wednesday, January 9, 2019 10:30am-12:00pm "Motion preserving Treatment options for Hallux Rigidus" Robert Goecker, DPM: Sponsored by Arthrosurface
    • Limited to 25 attendees, No charge
      • Educate Surgeons of benefits of motion and bone preserving implants for the treatment of Hallux Rigidus
  • Thursday, January 10, 2019 9:00am-9:45am "Fat Pad Augmentation" Richard Benjamin, DPM: Sponsored by Wright Medical
    • Limited to 36 attendees, $450/each
      • Lecture & hands on cadaver lab on the Wright Medical Surgery Truck
      • Fat pad restoration of the forefoot & heel – outpatient procedure
      • Lecture will include technique, complications, coding
      • Each attendee will train on a lab specimen
  • Thursday, January 10, 2019 11:00am-12:00pm "Are you getting the most out of your DME License? Tools, Tips and Strategies for Success!" Alec Hochstein, DPM:​ Sponsored by Amerx Health Care
    • ​Limited to 75 attendees, No charge
      • To understand the phases of wound healing
      • To understand the structure and differences between collagen products in wound healing
      • To understand the indications and uses of collagen in would healing
      • To understand the use and benefits of collagen within a DME dispensing model
      • To understand when and how to apply compression therapy to promote wound healing
  • Thursday, January 10, 2019 1:00pm-3:00pm "Podiatric Dermatology Update – “Hands-On” Biopsy Workshop" William P. Scherer, DPM, MS: Sponsored by Bako Diagnostics
    • ​Limited to 60 attendees, No charge
      • Overview of the diagnosis of onychomycosis using evidence based medicine
      • Review of KOH, DTM, Fungal Culture, PAS, GMS, FM, PCR
      • Hands-on biopsy workshop to review indications and techniques of various biopsy techniques
      • Review of punch, shave, saucerization, ENFD, curretage, needle aspiration, nail unit
      • Review of proper medical documentation
  • Friday, January 11, 2019 10:30am-12:00pm "Part I: Introduction to Ultrasound" Nathan Schwartz, DPM 
    • Limited to 20 attendees, No charge
      • Discuss an overview f the different uses for diagnostic ultrasound
      • Show how ultrasound can assist with surgical planning
      • Show how ultrasound can enhance diagnostic capabilities
      • Show how ultrasound can improve accuracy with injection therapy
      • Show how ultrasound can be use in minimal, pericutaneous surgical procedures with total visualization
  • Friday, January 11, 2019 1:30pm-3:00pm "Part II: Introduction to Ultrasound" Nathan Schwartz, DPM 
    • ​Limited to 20 attendees, No charge
      • Show and practice proper probe handling
      • Briefly discuss how ultrasound works
      • Show and practice scanning different anatomical structures
      • Show and practice interventional use of ultrasound

Location: Disney's Coronado Springs Resort, 1000 West Buena Vista Drive, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830

Registration ends on December 28, 2018
Pre-registration for SAM 2019 workshops and activities will be available until December 28, 2018. After that date, you may register on-site (space is limited).