Assessment, Electroacupuncture, & Manual Release for 12 Peripheral Nerve Entrapments (PNE)




Assessment & Treatment of 12 Peripheral Nerve Entrapments (PNE) Using Electro-acupuncture and Manual Release

Record date: June 15th, 2019

Length: 3 hours 11 minutes

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Approved for 3 NCCAOM PDAs, Category PE-CW

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Peripheral nerve entrapments, also known as nerve compressions or nerve impingements, occur when a nerve is pressed or squeezed at a particular site, leading to pain, numbness, tingling, or weakness in the areas innervated by the nerve. Peripheral nerves are susceptible to entrapment, and various conditions and anatomical structures can contribute to nerve compression. This webinar will cover the physiology, stages of, and signs and symptoms of nerve entrapments, how to assess for nerve entrapments, and how to release nerves using electroacupuncture and manual therapy.

Webinar outline:

What is a Peripheral Nerve Entrapment?

•physiology of peripheral nerve entrapment?
•stages of nerve injury and inflammation cascade
•general signs/symptoms of nerve entrapment

Each of the following entrapment sites will discuss and demonstrate the following:

•How to assess respective PNE’s
•How to release PNE’s using electro-acupuncture
•How to release PNE’s using manual release
•Learn rehab exercises to teach your patient to do at home

The following 12 nerves are covered:

  • suprascapular nerve
  • axillary nerve
  • dorsal scapular nerve
  • radial nerve
  • median nerve
  • ulnar nerve
  • lateral femoral cutaneous nerve
  • femoral nerve
  • obturator nerve
  • sciatic nerve
  • peroneal Nerve
  • tibial nerve


About Dr. Lombardi:

Dr. Anthony Lombardi is a 2002 graduate of the New York Chiropractic College in Seneca Falls, New York and completed the McMaster Contemporary Medical Acupuncture program in Hamilton, Ontario. He founded the Hamilton Back Clinic in 2002 and has since become a private consultant to athletes in the NFL, CFL, and NHL. Dr. Lombardi has accumulated some 190,000 treatments over the past 22 years of practice.

In addition to practicing, Dr. Lombardi was also an instructor in the Contemporary Medical Acupuncture Program at McMaster University from 2004 to 2013. In 2010 he developed EXSTORE™, an organized system of assessment and treatment that produces fast results using motor points, electro-acupuncture, soft tissue work, and other modalities. Dr. Lombardi has a library of on-demand education that continues to grow, with some 75 webinars available covering a variety of Musculoskeletal conditions and practice management topics. He also teaches his EXSTORE™ system through live, in-person seminars throughout the U.S. and Canada.

Dr. Lombardi maintains a busy practice, averaging 150 patient visits a week, including 12 new patients every week, for over ten years.


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