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Walk it off? Foot and Ankle Musculoskeletal Update for Primary Care


Total Credits: 1.0 AOA Category 1-A Credit

Average Rating:
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Category:
AOA Category 1-A Credit |  Family Medicine |  OOA (Ohio) |  Orthopedic Medicine |  Primary Care |  Musculoskeletal
Faculty:
Nicholas A. Cheney, DO
Duration:
1 Hour 05 Minutes
License:
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Description

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe managing standard ankle sprains and understand the difference between an inversion ankle sprain and an external rotation high ankle sprain.
  2. Understand the main causes of heel pain and how best to manage these patients non-operatively.
  3. Identify common causes of forefoot pain and how to effectively care for these patients before sending to a specialist.

Faculty

Nicholas A. Cheney, DO's Profile

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Dr. Cheney is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in foot and ankle surgery.  He received his Bachelor’s Degree from The Ohio State University, where he also served as team captain of the varsity men’s swim team.  Following graduation, Dr. Cheney attended medical school at the Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine and served for a number of years as a phase IV clinical instructor.

Dr. Cheney completed both his internship and orthopedic residency at Doctor’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.  Following his residency, he completed a foot and ankle fellowship with the Orthopaedic Associates of Michigan in Grand Rapids, Michigan.  His practice emphasis includes ankle arthroplasty, heel pain, bunions, hammertoes, fractures, and foot/ankle sport injuries.  In addition to his clinical responsibilities, Dr. Cheney currently serves as an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at The Ohio State University College of Medicine, a Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, and a Foot & Ankle Clinical Reviewer for Orthopedics, a peer-reviewed journal covering all aspects of adult and pediatric orthopedic surgery and treatment.


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