AMTI Advances in the Management of Trauma Injuries Module 3: Imaging (Online 2020)

Overview

This educational program is a detailed overview of imaging methods of traumatic injuries to the cervical, thoracic and lumbo-pelvic spine; including common injuries that present to the chiropractic office. This course teaches doctors to have an in-depth knowledge of various imaging methods including X-ray, fluoroscopy, MRI, motion MRI, and CT scanning. This will enable doctors of chiropractic to better understand when to order various imaging types so accurate injury identification can occur in practice. We also train doctors how to incorporate imaging findings into a care plan, including how findings should affect daily clinical documentation in the practice.

Presented by the International Chiropractors Association (ICA), June 27-28, 2020  
Taught by Joseph Ugorgi, DO; Cliff Tao, DC, DACBR; Joe Betz , BS, DC, CICE
13 CE Hours      

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 13.00 AK Chiropractic Board
    Alaska Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 13.00 BC Chiropractic College
    British Columbia College of Chiropractors
  • 13.00 CO Chiropractic Board
    Colorado Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 13.00 CT Chiropractic Board
    Connecticut Board of Chiropractic Examiner
  • 13.00 DC Chiropractic Board
    District of Columbia Board of Chiropractic
  • 13.00 DE Chiropractic Board
    Delaware Board of Chiropractic
  • 13.00 GA Chiropractic Board
    Georgia Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 13.00 IA Chiropractic Board
    Iowa Board of Chiropractic
  • 13.00 ID Chiropractic Board
    Idaho Board of Chiropractic Physicians
  • 13.00 IL Chiropractic Board
    Illinois Medical Licensing Board
  • 13.00 KS Healing Arts Board
    Kansas Board of Healing Arts
  • 13.00 MA Chiropractic Board
    Massachusetts Board of Registration of Chiropractors
  • 13.00 MB Chiropractic Assoc
    Manitoba Chiropractors' Association
  • 13.00 MD Chiropractic Board
    Maryland Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 13.00 ME Chiropractic Board
    Maine Board of Chiropractic Licensure
  • 13.00 MI Chiropractic Board
    Michigan Board of Chiropractic
  • 13.00 MN Chiropractic Board
    Minnesota Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 13.00 MT Chiropractic Board
    Montana Board of Chiropractors
  • 13.00 NB Chiropractic Assoc
    New Brunswick Chiropractors' Association
  • 13.00 NC Chiropractic Board
    North Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 13.00 ND Chiropractic Board
    North Dakota Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 13.00 NE Chiropractic Board
    Nebraska Board of Chiropractic
  • 13.00 NJ Chiropractic Board
    New Jersey Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 13.00 NS Chiropractic College
    Nova Scotia College of Chiropractors
  • 13.00 NY Chiropractic Board
    New York State Board for Chiropractic
  • 13.00 ON Chiropractic College
    Ontario College of Chiropractors
  • 13.00 OR Chiropractic Board
    Oregon Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 13.00 PACE
    FCLB Providers of Approved Continuing Education
  • 13.00 QC Chiropractic Ordre
    Quebec Ordre Des Chiropracticiens
  • 13.00 RI Chiropractic Board
    Rhode Island Board of Examiners in Chiropractic
  • 13.00 SD Chiropractic Board
    South Dakota Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 13.00 UT Chiropractic Board
    Utah Chiropractic Physicians Licensing Board
  • 13.00 VA Board of Medicine
    Virginia Board of Medicine
  • 13.00 VT Chiropractic Board
    Vermont Board of Chiropractic
  • 13.00 WA Chiropractic Comm
    Washington Chiropractic Quality Assurance Commission
  • 13.00 WY Chiropractic Board
    Wyoming Board of Chiropractic Examiners
Course opens: 
01/01/2020
Course expires: 
12/31/2099

Joseph Betz, DC, CICEJOSEPH BETZ, DC, CICE

In addition to practicing full-time, Dr. Betz is active in chiropractic politics as a member of the board of directors for the International Chiropractors Association (ICA) and the Foundation for the Advancement of Chiropractic Tenets and Science (FACTS). He is also the current Vice President of both the Idaho Association of Chiropractic Physicians (IACP) and Chiropractic BioPhysics® Non-Profit. He has co-authored many papers in the peer-reviewed literature in journals such as The Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, European Spine Journal, The Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development and The Journal of Vertebral Subluxation Research. He is Chairman of the ICA’s Guidelines Committee and is one of the principal investigators for the PCCRP X-Ray Guidelines, the ICA Best Practice Guidelines and the ICA of California Whiplash Guidelines. He also co-authored several chapters for a chiropractic textbook on “Structural Rehabilitation” of the lumbar spine. Dr. Joe Betz has received many awards including Researcher of the Year for CBP NonProfit and Chiropractor of the Year for both CBP NonProfit as well as the Idaho Association of Chiropractic Physicians.

Cliff Tao, DC, DACBRCLIFF TAO, DC, DACBR

Dr. Cliff Tao is a chiropractic radiologist based in Orange County, California. Dr. Tao specializes in the professional interpretation of spine and musculoskeletal imaging with plain film, magnetic resonance (MR) imaging, and computed tomography (CT).


Dr. Tao reads diagnostic imaging studies for a variety of doctors including chiropractors, osteopathic physicians, and medical physicians. His highly detailed reports are provided within 24 hours, with stat reports available usually within 30 minutes. Although also trained to read imaging of other parts of the body, Dr. Tao is more focused on the spine and musculoskeletal regions. Dr. Tao also provides second opinion interpretations. http://www.clifftaodcdacbr.com/

Joseph Ugorgi, DOJOSEPH UGORJI, DO

Joseph Ugorji, D.O. is a Board Certified Radioligst who his Radiology training in Michigan at Michigan State University coupled to the Henry Ford Health System. He completed his specialized fellowship training in MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of the Whole Body at Proscan Imaging (the highest volume MRI company in the world) where he stayed on for 2 more years practicing. He has worked from Australia and United States where he has been simultaneously licensed in 8 states. Dr Ugorji’s medical publications range from cartilage injury & scapular injury to cerebral malaria & chemotherapy. Most recently Dr Ugorji has partnered with Denver’s “Personal Injury Dream Team” to pioneer new MRI protocols and high-detail evaluations focusing on ligament injuries generally overlooked by Radiologists in the setting of motor vehicle collision victims. Aside from Radiology, Dr Ugorji’s passions include international mission work and medical educational app game development.

See below for a list of credits available for this seminar. 

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Available Credit Hours

  • 13.00 AK Chiropractic Board
    Alaska Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 13.00 BC Chiropractic College
    British Columbia College of Chiropractors
  • 13.00 CO Chiropractic Board
    Colorado Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 13.00 CT Chiropractic Board
    Connecticut Board of Chiropractic Examiner
  • 13.00 DC Chiropractic Board
    District of Columbia Board of Chiropractic
  • 13.00 DE Chiropractic Board
    Delaware Board of Chiropractic
  • 13.00 GA Chiropractic Board
    Georgia Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 13.00 IA Chiropractic Board
    Iowa Board of Chiropractic
  • 13.00 ID Chiropractic Board
    Idaho Board of Chiropractic Physicians
  • 13.00 IL Chiropractic Board
    Illinois Medical Licensing Board
  • 13.00 KS Healing Arts Board
    Kansas Board of Healing Arts
  • 13.00 MA Chiropractic Board
    Massachusetts Board of Registration of Chiropractors
  • 13.00 MB Chiropractic Assoc
    Manitoba Chiropractors' Association
  • 13.00 MD Chiropractic Board
    Maryland Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 13.00 ME Chiropractic Board
    Maine Board of Chiropractic Licensure
  • 13.00 MI Chiropractic Board
    Michigan Board of Chiropractic
  • 13.00 MN Chiropractic Board
    Minnesota Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 13.00 MT Chiropractic Board
    Montana Board of Chiropractors
  • 13.00 NB Chiropractic Assoc
    New Brunswick Chiropractors' Association
  • 13.00 NC Chiropractic Board
    North Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 13.00 ND Chiropractic Board
    North Dakota Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 13.00 NE Chiropractic Board
    Nebraska Board of Chiropractic
  • 13.00 NJ Chiropractic Board
    New Jersey Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 13.00 NS Chiropractic College
    Nova Scotia College of Chiropractors
  • 13.00 NY Chiropractic Board
    New York State Board for Chiropractic
  • 13.00 ON Chiropractic College
    Ontario College of Chiropractors
  • 13.00 OR Chiropractic Board
    Oregon Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 13.00 PACE
    FCLB Providers of Approved Continuing Education
  • 13.00 QC Chiropractic Ordre
    Quebec Ordre Des Chiropracticiens
  • 13.00 RI Chiropractic Board
    Rhode Island Board of Examiners in Chiropractic
  • 13.00 SD Chiropractic Board
    South Dakota Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 13.00 UT Chiropractic Board
    Utah Chiropractic Physicians Licensing Board
  • 13.00 VA Board of Medicine
    Virginia Board of Medicine
  • 13.00 VT Chiropractic Board
    Vermont Board of Chiropractic
  • 13.00 WA Chiropractic Comm
    Washington Chiropractic Quality Assurance Commission
  • 13.00 WY Chiropractic Board
    Wyoming Board of Chiropractic Examiners
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