Posted on Sep 13, 2016

This evening Dr. Dennis O'Hara presents "Sports Medicine 325: Concussion Update" from 7:00-9:00 PM Central Time

09/13/16 7-9 PM CT

Topic: Sports Medicine 325: Concussion Update


Credit Hours: 2

Instructor: Dennis O’Hara, DC, DACBSP

Course Description: In this two hour course we will take a look at current literature over the topic of concussions, and we will review up to date assessment criteria. We will go beyond the treatment, and discuss nutritional considerations as well as concussion prevention for the athlete.

Course Outline:
•Current literature review
•Assessment criteria
•Treatment criteria and return to play
•Basic nutritional considerations of the athlete
•Preventative considerations for the athlete

Course Objectives:
•Assess literature pertaining to concussions
•Discuss current assessment criteria
•Demonstrate current treatment criteria
•Integrate nutritional considerations for the athlete
•Illustrate preventative measures that can be taken to help avoid concussions

Dr. Dennis O’Hara was born and raised on Long Island, NY and was an athlete throughout his school years. He fell in love with chiropractic while being helped as a patient for numerous sports injuries. Dr. O’Hara graduated from National College of Chiropractic in April 1992. He has a B.S. in Human Biology, Doctorate in Chiropractic and is a Diplomate in Chiropractic Sports Medicine. Dr. O’Hara has been practicing for 23 years, his clinical emphasis focusing on Sports injuries, biomechanical correction and rehabilitation. He has worked with both amateur and professional athletes and was the chiropractic physician for the Washington DC United MLS soccer team from 1996-1998. Currently, Dr. O’Hara has been a ringside physician for amateur MMA since 2009 having worked hundreds of hours evaluating fighters before and after fights. His clinical focus is helping patients and athletes achieve their highest potential physically. His passions for chiropractic continues to thrive and his desire is to help educate other doctors of chiropractic realize the gift they have to offer the public.

To register for this course please follow the link below
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