Webinars on Demand: Patient Care

Managing chronic pain in older adults can be challenging, with multiple pain sites, comorbidities, cognitive decline and polypharmacy. In this webinar, Dr. Carlo Ammendolia will outline an extensive, practical approach to assessing and managing the expanding problem of chronic pain in older adults. Speaker Carlo Ammendolia D.C., Ph.D - SpineMobility Original Broadcast December 4, 2019 [...]

Arthritis Refresh

March 23, 2022 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

As part of our ‘Circle It’ Arthritis Campaign, the OCA is excited to present a refresher on arthritis. In this webinar, Dr. Amy Brown will review the types of arthritis, their prevalence, how they are diagnosed, as well as examine the current clinical practice guidelines for arthritis. Specific management recommendations for conditions such as spinal [...]

Learn about the etiology, pathophysiology and burden of sciatica, in addition to key features of diagnosis and differential diagnosis, as well as the common treatments for sciatica and the evidence behind them. The sciatica boot camp program will also be discussed. Speaker SpineMobility Original Broadcast June 6, 2018 Register Here

There are 564,000 Canadians living with dementia. It’s important for every practitioner to know best practices for caring for these patients. Join the OCA and the Alzheimer Society of Ontario to learn: What dementia is How to recognize signs and symptoms The effects of movement/physical activity on cognition and general well-being Communication tips and best [...]

Expanding our Chronic Pain Comfort Zone

December 1, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Our understanding of chronic pain has significantly evolved in recent decades via a combination of high-quality, multi-disciplinary research and real-world clinical experience. This unprecedented progress has enhanced our fundamental understanding of how chronic pain develops and proliferates and how clinicians can recognize and effectively manage it for their patients. This informative session will summarize years [...]

Preventing Transition from Acute to Chronic Pain

November 24, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Through understanding the mechanisms or actions that may create or predispose a person to chronification, we have an opportunity to be a solution rather than a potential cause of transition from acute to persistent (chronic) pain. We will explore some actionable steps we can take in our daily practice to reduce the chance a person [...]

Not all low back pain is alike, yet many practitioners use the same treatment approach for their low back pain patients. In this presentation, we will describe how to classify low back pain patients into distinct subgroups and match them with these subgroups with specific treatment approaches. Tailoring treatment based on key history and physical exam [...]

Advanced Modalities

June 23, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

In this webinar there will be a quick overview of the most common advanced modalities available to practitioners. These include spinal decompression, laser, shockwave and upcoming TECAR and Electromagnetic therapies. The webinar will also include personal experiences, main manufacturers and pricing of these modalities should you choose one. Speakers Dr. Nima Pardisnia, DC, FCCPOR Watch [...]

This webinar will highlight the prevalence of MSK conditions related to pregnancy and scope of practice for midwives in Ontario. Drs. Mickeler and Weis will lead a discussion about how midwives and chiropractors can work together to support prenatal and postnatal women, and how you can set up referral relationships with midwives. Speakers CJ Blennerhassett and Drs. [...]

Take away helpful emergency tips and learn about basic first aid skills suitable for an office environment. Practice staff will benefit from this webinar, starting with what to have in your office first aid kit. Speaker Dr. Theresa Lisk, Dr. Theresa’s Health Institute Original Broadcast September 18, 2019 Watch the Webinar Additional Resources WSIB [...]