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Pelvic Pain; Mechanisms, Management and Myths

Aug 2019
08:00 AM
Kirkton Park Hunter Valley, 336 Oakey Creek Rd Pokolbin New South Wales Australia 2320

Two day course running from 8am to 5pm (day one) and 9am to 5pm (day two), these times are approximate and inclusive of meals and group activities.

Day one:

Introduction, definitions, and terminology

Pelvic anatomy relevance to muscle and fascia. Pelvic models will be used to illustrate muscle insertions to the pelvis. Models and tape supplied to all participants

Morning tea

Pelvic floor trigger points (discussion only) with assessment and treatment options. Includes management strategies of overactive pelvic floor, and trigger point / contract-relax techniques

Pudendal Neuralgia

The abdominal wall and its relation to the pelvic region

Seated lunch with wine tasting

"Adductor Syndrome" and the adductor group - anatomy, contribution to pelvic pain, and importance in hip stability

Femoroacetabular Impingement Syndrome

Afternoon Tea

Breathing Pattern Disorders; and relationship to pelvic pain.

Tulloch Wine Tasting Experience - included

Day two:

Medical causes to pelvic pain, presented by Dr Oliver Brown, FRACCOG

The Sacroiliac Joint and contribution to pelvic pain

Morning Tea

The Sacroiliac Joint, continued


Radiological considerations in the Pelvic Pain patient, presented by Dr Amanda Woodward, FRANZCR

Cooking Masterclass - included