Examination and Treatment of the Subluxated Pelvis and Leg (Ruch, Dec 14)

Hayward, CA US
December 14, 2019

Learn with the best!  In addition to being an inventor of a medical device, an expert in spinal biomechanics and a sought-after speaker, Dr. William Ruch, DC, is also author of the popular chiropractic textbooks, Atlas of Common Subluxations of the Human Spine and Pelvis (1997, 2014) and Advanced Adjusting Techniques: Chiropractic Care for Physically Compromised Patients (2018 coming soon). If that isn't enough, he also published If Mommy’s Not Happy, No One is Happy: Pregnancy and the Injured Pelvis, A Guide for Partners and Midwives (2016 - available via Dr. Ruch).

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this seminar, participants will be better able to:

  • identify and assess subluxations in pelvis, knee, leg, ankle, and foot;
  • adjust subluxations in pelvis, knee, leg, ankle, and foot; and
  • identify, assess, and adjust subluxations of the pelvis, knee, leg, ankle, and foot in pregnant patients.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 5.00 CA Chiropractic Board, Category A Exam/Adjust/Billing
    California Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Category A Exam/Adjust/Billing
  • 5.00 CO Chiropractic Board
    Colorado Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 CT Chiropractic Board
    Connecticut Board of Chiropractic Examiner
  • 5.00 DE Chiropractic Board
    Delaware Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 DC Chiropractic Board
    District of Columbia Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 ID Chiropractic Board
    Idaho Board of Chiropractic Physicians
  • 5.00 IL Chiropractic Board
    Illinois Medical Licensing Board
  • 5.00 IN Chiropractic Board
    Indiana Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 IA Chiropractic Board
    Iowa Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 MD Chiropractic Board
    Maryland Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 MA Chiropractic Board
    Massachusetts Board of Registration of Chiropractors
  • 5.00 MI Chiropractic Board
    Michigan Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 MS Chiropractic Board
    Mississippi Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 MT Chiropractic Board
    Montana Board of Chiropractors
  • 5.00 NE Chiropractic Board
    Nebraska Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 OH Chiropractic Board
    Ohio Chiropractic Board
  • 5.00 OR Chiropractic Board
    Oregon Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 RI Chiropractic Board
    Rhode Island Board of Examiners in Chiropractic
  • 5.00 SC Chiropractic Board
    South Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 UT Chiropractic Board
    Utah Chiropractic Physicians Licensing Board
  • 5.00 VT Chiropractic Board
    Vermont Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 VA Board of Medicine
    Virginia Board of Medicine
  • 5.00 WA Chiropractic Comm
    Washington Chiropractic Quality Assurance Commission
  • 5.00 WY Chiropractic Board
    Wyoming Board of Chiropractic Examiners
Course opens: 
10/23/2018
Course expires: 
12/31/2019
Event starts: 
12/14/2019 - 3:00pm
Event ends: 
12/14/2019 - 8:00pm
Base cost:
$129.00
HourTopic
1The Subluxated Pelvis: Anatomy & mechanisms of injury
2Assessing the Pelvic Girdle: Includes the 5 bony landmarks and muscular involvement
Adjusting the Pelvic Girdle: Includes dealing with hip replacements and acute care of low back injuries
3Assessing and Adjusting the Pregnant Patient: Includes teaching aligning skills to partners
4Knee Injuries: Anatomy & mechanisms of injury
Assessing the Subluxated Knee: Includes finding the bony landmarks of the femur and tibia for subluxation
Adjusting the Knee Subluxation
5Leg, Ankle, and Foot Injuries: Includes assessing and adjusting leg, foot, and ankle
Life Chiropractic College West
25001 Industrial Blvd.
Hayward, CA 94545
United States
+1 (510) 780-4508

Park by Student Entrance on Clawiter Road side of building, then look for signage directing you to the check-in area. 

See Campus Map for details. 

William Ruch, DCWILLIAM RUCH, DC

Dr. William Ruch, DC is on the faculty at Life Chiropractic College West and is a fellow at the American Back Academy.  He is a Life West graduate and has been in private practice since 1987 (North Oakland Chiropractic Clinic).  In addition to being an inventor of a medical device, an expert in spinal biomechanics and a sought-after speaker, he is also author of the popular chiropractic textbooks, Atlas of Common Subluxations (Misalignments) of the Human Spine and Pelvis (1997, 2014) and Advanced Adjusting Techniques: Chiropractic Care for Physically Compromised Patients (2018).  He is also author of If Mommy’s Not Happy, No One is Happy: Pregnancy and the Injured Pelvis, A Guide for Partners and Midwives (2016).

See below for a list of credits available for this seminar.  If your state is not listed, please contact the Life West CE office to discuss pursuing Board approval.

Life Chiropractic College West is accredited by the CCE and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

NOTE to DCs licensed in: CO, CT, DE, DC, ID, IL, IN, IA, MD, MA, MI, MS, MT, NE, OH, OR, RI, SC, UT, VT, VA, WA, WY, BC, NB, ON, QC.  These states generally accept programs sponsored by a college that is accredited by the Council on Chiropractic Education (CCE).  These states and provincial boards do not require an application from CCE colleges. While it is higly likely that credits will be accepted, Life Chiropractic College West cannot guarantee that any session of this offering will be accepted by these licensing board(s). Life West urges licensees to familiarize themselves with the laws governing continuing education in the jurisdictions where they hold licensure.

Available Credit Hours

  • 5.00 CA Chiropractic Board, Category A Exam/Adjust/Billing
    California Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Category A Exam/Adjust/Billing
  • 5.00 CO Chiropractic Board
    Colorado Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 CT Chiropractic Board
    Connecticut Board of Chiropractic Examiner
  • 5.00 DE Chiropractic Board
    Delaware Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 DC Chiropractic Board
    District of Columbia Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 ID Chiropractic Board
    Idaho Board of Chiropractic Physicians
  • 5.00 IL Chiropractic Board
    Illinois Medical Licensing Board
  • 5.00 IN Chiropractic Board
    Indiana Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 IA Chiropractic Board
    Iowa Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 MD Chiropractic Board
    Maryland Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 MA Chiropractic Board
    Massachusetts Board of Registration of Chiropractors
  • 5.00 MI Chiropractic Board
    Michigan Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 MS Chiropractic Board
    Mississippi Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 MT Chiropractic Board
    Montana Board of Chiropractors
  • 5.00 NE Chiropractic Board
    Nebraska Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 OH Chiropractic Board
    Ohio Chiropractic Board
  • 5.00 OR Chiropractic Board
    Oregon Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 RI Chiropractic Board
    Rhode Island Board of Examiners in Chiropractic
  • 5.00 SC Chiropractic Board
    South Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 UT Chiropractic Board
    Utah Chiropractic Physicians Licensing Board
  • 5.00 VT Chiropractic Board
    Vermont Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 VA Board of Medicine
    Virginia Board of Medicine
  • 5.00 WA Chiropractic Comm
    Washington Chiropractic Quality Assurance Commission
  • 5.00 WY Chiropractic Board
    Wyoming Board of Chiropractic Examiners

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
10/23/2018
Course expires: 
12/31/2019

Price

Base cost:
$129.00
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