Orthopaedic and Bariatric Surgery - General Practitioner update

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Border Wine Room

492a Dean Street

Albury, NSW 2640

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Insight Clinic and Murray PHN are pleased to present the General Practitioner Meeting - Orthopaedic and Bariatric Surgery.

This event will feature presentations from specialist surgeons and will provide insight into assessment and management options for:

  • What's new in the treatment of obesity? What happened to the gastric band? - Dr Adam Skidmore
  • Osteoarthritis and obesity - Dr David Kirwan
  • Shoulder instability - Dr Philip Frawley
  • Knee ligament reconstruction - Dr George Gayagay

This event is targeted at a GP audience.

Presenters:

Dr Adam Skidmore, General and Upper GI Surgeon

Dr David Kirwan, Orthopaedic Surgeon - Hip & knees

Dr Philip Frawley, Orthopaedic Surgeon - Shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand

Dr George Gayagay, Orthopaedic Surgeon

Learning outcomes

  • Understand the impact of patient obesity on outcomes for hip and knee procedures
  • Identify management options for the obese patient with osteoarthritis
  • Understand recent developments in interventions for obesity
  • Assessment and Management of the different forms of shoulder instability and treatment for anterior instability (the commonest form)
  • Assessment and Management of knee injuries in a primary care clinic setting

Event has been submitted for both RACGP and ACCRM points.

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Border Wine Room

492a Dean Street

Albury, NSW 2640

Australia

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