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Sports Medicine

Class: Simple Treatment for Chronic Low Back Pain and Lumbopelvic Stability

Presented by Alameda Acupuncture Corporation

NCCAOM Provider ID 9291 PDA Pending

CAB CE ID 1748 CEU Pending

Registration open to Licensed Acupuncturists

  • Date: November 19,  2022
  • Time: 8:30am to 4:30 pm (1 hour lunch break)
  • Location: Alameda, CA
  • Cost: $525
  • Instructor Dr. Jenny Nieters, L.Ac. DACM

Course Overview: 

Low back pain is a common complaint in the modern acupuncture clinical practice.  Learn a straightforward treatment which can help address this common complaint.  Learn palpation and acupuncture point location, needle angle and depth of the quadratus lumborum muscle, the sacroiliac joint, the gluteus medius muscle and two intrinsic core muscles, the  transversus abdominus and the internal abdominal oblique.  This simple acupuncture approach which can be used to support a wide range of patients from high level professional athletes to a geriatric patient population. 

Goals and Objectives:

1. Learn the anatomical significance of muscles and joints which contribute to lumbopelvic stability.

2. Learn orthopedic assessment and identify dysfunctions which can contribute to low back pain. 

3. Learn palpation and acupuncture point location, needle angle and depth of the quadratus lumborum muscle, the sacroiliac joint, the gluteus medius muscle and two intrinsic core muscles, the  transversus abdominus and the internal abdominal oblique. 

4. Learn how to use electrical stimulation effectively.

REQUIREMENTS:

All attendees are required to be licensed to practice acupuncture in their respective practice state or country and provide proof of malpractice coverage at the time of the course. Sorry, no exceptions.

Because this course is skills training based there are LIMITED spaces available!

CEU/PDA:  

7 PDA Pending:  NCCAOM  PDA Provider Number 9121

7 CEU Pending:  CA CEU: Category 1, California Acupuncture Board, Provider Number 1748

This course is CA CEU and NCCAOM PDA PENDING , so you will need to indicate if you need one or the other or both at the time of your registration and provide your legal name for your CEU certificate and License Number.

ATTENDANCE POLICY:

Please be aware, no refunds or CEUs will be issued if you do not show up, are late, or leave early from the program. 

Class: Sports Acupuncture: Anatomy, Assessment, Acupuncture Treatment of the Adductors and Hip Flexors, Instructor Jenny Nieters

Sports Acupuncture Class: Adductors and Hip Flexors
Sports Acupuncture: Anatomy, Assessment and Acupuncture for the Adductors and Hip Flexors on July 24, 2022

Presented by Alameda Acupuncture Corporation (NCCAOM Provider ID 9291 PDA Pending / CAB CE ID 1748 CEU Pending)

Registration open to Licensed Acupuncturists

  • Date: July 24, 2022
  • Time: 9am to 4pm (1 hour lunch break)
  • Location: Alameda, CA
  • Cost: $450

Course Overview:

Regional anatomy review, orthopedic assessment and acupuncture treatment of the adductors and hip flexor muscles.

Treatment of the adductors and hip flexor muscles can be an important component athletic performance.

In this class students will learn the relevant anatomical structures, common injuries, assessment techniques, including orthopedic testing, resisted range of motion, active range of motion, passive range of motion and palpation.

This course includes practice of the assessment and acupuncture techniques, using anatomically significant points including traditional points, trigger points and motor points.

Class: Sports Acupuncture: Anatomy, Assessment, Acupuncture Treatment of Core Muscles, Instructor Jenny Nieters

Sports Acupuncture Class
Sports Acupuncture: Anatomy, Assessment, Acupuncture: Core Muscles
July 23, 2022

Presented by Alameda Acupuncture Corp  (NCCAOM Provider ID 9291 PDA 6  / CAB CE ID 1748 CEU 6 )

Registration open to Licensed Acupuncturists

  • Date: July 23, 2022
  • Time: 9am to 4pm (1 hour lunch break)
  • Location: Alameda, CA
  • Cost: $450

 

Course Overview: 

Regional anatomy review, orthopedic assessment and acupuncture treatment of the core muscles.

The core muscles can be important for stabilization of the spine and pelvis, which can contribute to

health and improved capacity for movement.

In this class students will learn the relevant anatomical structures, common injuries, assessment techniques, including orthopedic testing for resisted range of motion, active range of motion and palpation.

This course includes practice of the assessment and acupuncture techniques, using anatomically significant points including traditional points, trigger points and motor points.

Team Acupuncturist SF 49ers, Dr. Jenny Nieters, L.Ac. DACM

 

Super Bowl 2020, Miami, FL

 

Dr. Jenny Nieters, Team Acupuncturist for SF 49ers, was proud to be a part of a multi-disciplinary team that provided care for the athletes during the incredible 2019 season, which culminated in the 2020 Super Bowl SF 49ers vs Kansas City Chiefs.

Dr. Jenny Nieters, L.Ac. DACM

 

Acupuncture Sports Medicine Review: Anatomically Significant Points

This 2-day course is open to all licensed acupuncturists that have completed The Acupuncture Sports Medicine Apprenticeship Program.  The purpose of this course is primarily to review the location, palpation, and needling of common sites of injury and dysfunction.

Secondarily, we will review orthopedic testing and assessment. These are the conditions that are most frequently seen in the acupuncture clinic.

What: Acupuncture Sports Medicine Apprenticeship Program Review: Anatomically Significant Points

When: June 23-24, 2019

Where: Alameda Acupuncture Annex, 2258 Santa Clara Ave, Ste 3, Alameda, CA 94501

Instructors: Dr. Jenny Nieters, L.Ac. DACM and Kenji Hirabayashi, L.Ac.

Cost: $450

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