Live CME Event 2019

 Musculoskeletal Care for Primary Care 

Learn best practices for prevention, evaluation, and treatment of common musculoskeletal issues and injuries in primary care.

• September 10th, 2019 from 5–9 P.M. at The Grands at Mulligan’s in Sartell, MN.

• ACCME accredited, with full participation earning 4 CME credits. 

• Hear from 9 St. Cloud Orthopedics specialists on best care practices covering non-operative treatment for lower back pain, the use of PRP in musculoskeletal disease, acute ankle injuries, ACL injury prevention, hip and shoulder pain, pediatric fractures, knee arthritis, and more. 

• The cost is only $100 and dinner is provided.

• Please share—this event is open to all primary healthcare professionals. 

St. Cloud Orthopedics is a globally recognized yet local Central Minnesota resource for physicians and providers caring for patients with common musculoskeletal complaints. These orthopedic leaders invite you to learn more about the evaluation, prevention, and treatment of a variety of topics relevant to our colleagues in primary care.


Evening Event Schedule

4:30 Arrival and Check-in

5:00 Welcome and Introductions with Mitch Kuhl, DO

Mitchell D. Kuhl, D.O.

Dr. Kuhl has served as president of St. Cloud Orthopedics since 2014. In his 12 years with our practice, he has specialized in fracture care and continues to be an independent consultant for Stryker.

5:05 Nonoperative Treatment for Low Back Pain with Ashley Botterill, MD, CCD

Dr. Botterill will review the various nonoperative options for patients with low back pain. She has been with our practice since January, and has many years of experience helping patients manage osteoporosis and other spine-related conditions without the use of surgery.

5:25 Clinical Applications of PRP with Chad Griffith, MD

Chad Griffith

Dr. Griffith will explore the uses of PRP (platelet rich plasma) for the treatment of musculoskeletal problems. He has been part of our group for 4 years, and specializes in knee care, joint replacements, and sports medicine. 

5:45 Q & A

5:55 Break

6:00 The Acute Ankle with Steve Mariash, DPM

Stephen A. Mariash, D.P.M.

Dr. Mariash will give an overview of the evaluation and treatment of acute ankle injuries. He has been with our practice for 21 years, providing care for feet and ankles, as well as joint replacements.

6:20 ACL injuries (evaluation, treatment and prevention) with Kim Schaap, MD

Kim S. Schaap, M.D.

Dr. Schaap will explore the management of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries. She has been with our group for 20 years, and has a special interest in sports medicine, including arthroscopic knee and shoulder procedures, as well as minimally-invasive joint replacements. She is also experienced in robotically assisted joint replacement.

6:40 Q & A

6:50 Break

7:00 Evaluation and Treatment of Shoulder Pain with Matt Hwang, MD 

Matthew R. Hwang, M.D.

Dr. Hwang will cover the basic evaluation of shoulder pain complaints and give a general overview of treatment options. He has been with our practice for 17 years, and currently focuses on shoulder and knee care, joint replacement surgery, and sports medicine. 

7:20 • Evaluation and Treatment of Hip Pain with Chad Holien, MD

Chad A. Holien, M.D.

Dr. Holien will cover the various treatments and evaluations that can be done when patients face chronic hip pain. He has been with our group for 17 years, and currently specializes in joint replacements as well as care for hips, knees, and shoulders. 

7:40 • Q & A

7:50 • Break

8:00 • Pediatric Fractures with Tim Hiesterman, DO 

Timothy Hiesterman

Dr. Hiesterman will explore pediatric fracture diagnosis and management. He has been with our practice for 8 years, and specializes in trauma care and fractures, as well as regenerative medicine. 

8:20 • Evaluation and Treatment of Knee Arthritis with Andy Mulder, MD

Andrew A. Mulder, M.D.

Dr. Mulder will cover how to evaluate knee arthritis and what treatment options are available. He has been with our group for 6 years, and focuses on hip and knee care, utilizing minimally-invasive muscle-sparing techniques, computer navigation, and robotic assistance when appropriate.

8:40 • Q & A

8:50 • Closing Message from Mitch Kuhl, DO


Event Venue & Map

The Grands at Mulligans

mulligansevents.com

601 N. Pinecone Road Sartell, MN 56377

Dinner is provided and included in your ticket price of $100.


About St. Cloud Orthopedics

We are honored to host this Live CME event for our partners in primary care. 

We believe the best outcomes for patients happen when the medical community works together as one team. St. Cloud Orthopedics has been providing orthopedic specialty care throughout Central Minnesota since 1955. Our group is made up of surgeons, non-surgical specialists, sports medicine physicians, and physical and occupational therapists. We use the most advanced, proven technology and methodology in the industry, and are passionate about not only patient care but about sharing our knowledge and experience with other healthcare professionals.

St. Cloud Orthopedics is a globally recognized yet local Central Minnesota resource for physicians and providers caring for patients with common musculoskeletal complaints. These orthopedic leaders invite you to learn more about the evaluation, prevention, and treatment of a variety of topics relevant to our colleagues in primary care.

Visit StCloudOrthopedics.com to stay connected with us.