Sports Medicine Lecture: The Thrower's Shoulder

Thrower's Shoulder Lecture Event

Spaulding Hospital for Continuing Medical Care North Shore, Division of Sports Medicine Present: The Thrower's Shoulder
A 2-Part Lecture/Lab/Demonstration

Thursday, April 4th and Thursday, May 2nd, 2013
6:30pm - 8:30pm
North Shore Medical Center
Davenport 102 Conference Room
Salem, MA 01970


Luke S. Oh, MD
Sports Medicine Orthopedic Surgeon, Mass General Hospital
Instructor in Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Team Physician: Boston Red Sox, New England Patriots & New England Revolution
Consultant: Boston Bruins & Harvard University Athletics

Navid Mahooti, MD
Adolescent and Adult Primary Care
Sports and Exercise Medicine Specialist
North Shore Physicians Group
Mass General / North Shore Center for Outpatient Care

Course Objectives
Participants will:
• Review anatomy, biomechanics, and pathophysiology of shoulder injuries in overhead throwing athletes
• Discuss diagnosis and management of labral tears and instability in overhead throwers
• Describe management of partial thickness rotator cuff tears in baseball pitchers
• Learn the importance of core stability & strength in the throwing athlete
• Interact in Theraband, Kettle Bells & Pilates lab stations

Program Agenda

Thursday, April 4th, 2013
6:00 pm – Registration/Coffee
6:30 pm – Luke S. Oh, MD
Anatomy, Biomechanics, Diagnosis & Management of Shoulder Injuries
8:30 pm – Q&A / Adjourn

Thursday, May 2nd, 2013
6:00 pm – Registration/Coffee
6:30 pm – Navid Mahooti, M.D., M.P.H.
Core Stability and Strength in the Throwing Athlete
7:00 pm - Spaulding Sports Medicine Team
Three, 30 minute stations covering
Theraband, Kettle Bells and Pilates
8:30 pm – Q&A / Adjourn

Continuing Education Credit
2.0 CEU credits for Athletic Trainers,
Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, PTA’s & OTA’s
(2.0 CEU credits for each program attended)

Light refreshments will be served

Pre-Registration Fee: $35.00
Partners Employees: $20
Students: $15
Spaulding Network Employees: FREE