- Terry Rzepkowski
- 2 Hours
- Audio and Video
- Jul 31, 2020
In this session, you’ll learn all the new advances related to shoulder and elbow joint replacements. Explore the indications for a total shoulder versus a reverse total shoulder. New advances in pain management for same-day surgery will be presented, including nerve blocks and intraoperative pain cocktails. You’ll also gain insight into the new advances in 3D modeling for pre-operative planning along with a rehab focus for return of functional mobility.
|Manual – Shoulder & Elbow Joint Replacements (4 MB)||47 Pages||Available after Purchase|
Indications and Procedures of TSA and Rev TSA
- RTC integrity and function
- Clinical testing for RTC function
- How the RSA allows function
Joint Replacement Procedures
- Surgical approaches
- Video demonstrations of TSA and RSA
- Post-op considerations
- Video demonstration of total elbow joint replacement
Criteria for Same Day Surgery
- Evaluate criteria
- Interscalene block: use of nerve blocks for UE surgery
- Video demonstration of UE nerve block
Post-Operative Pain Management
- Pan management options
- Use of Exparel (pain cocktail)
- Video demonstrations of intra-operative Exparel
Dr. Terry L Rzepkowski, DPT, MS, BS, is a Doctor of Physical Therapy with specialization in Orthopedic Physical Therapy. Throughout his 37-year career, he has specialized in Orthopedics, specifically: Musculoskeletal out-patient rehab as an independent private practitioner, Total Joint Replacement Surgery, and Sports Medicine. A professor in the Health Science department for Nova Southeastern University Terry provides instruction in Anatomy, Biomechanics, Kinesiology, and Neuro anatomy; Terry has extensive knowledge in relating the complexities of the Orthopedic joint replacement patient. Terry’s current clinical role as home care therapist working exclusively with orthopedic surgical patients in Tampa FL, provides a platform for staying abreast of the latest techniques and protocols utilized in joint care rehab. As a sought-after presenter, he enjoys sharing his knowledge with interdisciplinary audiences around the country. Terry has spoken professionally on shoulder, knee, and hip injuries with advances in orthopedic management.
Financial: Terry Rzepkowski is an Assistant Professor for Nova Southeastern University Tampa; and an Assistant Professor for South University Tampa. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.
Non-financial: Terry Rzepkowski is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).