Athletic Trainer Seminar Held June 11, Registration Open

Calling all athletic trainers in need of continuing education units.

Tidewater Physical Therapy, in partnership with Hampton Roads Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, will host an ATC Forum featuring three keynote presentations June 11. The free event, where athletic trainers can earn three continuing education units, will take place at Walsingham Academy in Williamsburg, Va. (1100 Jamestown Road) with registration and light breakfast starting at 7:30 a.m. The seminar will begin promptly at 8 a.m.

Presentations include the following:

  • Common Sports Injuries
  • Making the Diagnosis
  • Key Rehab Point

Dr. Alexander Lambert, Hampton Roads Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine: Decision Making on Athletic Tape vs McConnell Tape vs Kinesiotape

Joe Flannery, PT, DPT, OCS, CIMT, Tidewater Physical Therapy, Williamsburg Location: Clinical Recognition, Treatment and Long Term Effects of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Brandon Hall, MS, ATC, The College of William and Mary

While they won’t receive any CEUs, coaches and other members of the sports community are invited to RSVP by emailing and putting “ATC” in the subject line or register online.

About Tidewater Physical Therapy:

Founded in 1986, Tidewater Physical Therapy remains a physical therapist-owned, independent, outpatient physical therapy practice, with more than 30 clinics, aquatic therapy centers and Performance Centers located throughout Southeast and Central Virginia.

Many of the physical therapists at Tidewater Physical Therapy Inc. hold Direct Access Certification through the Virginia Board of Physical Therapy allowing them to evaluate and treat patients without a prescription. As part of a healthcare team, a physical therapist will make an assessment of a patients condition and create a plan to start on the road to wellness. The Tidewater Physical Therapy team will communicate with a patients physician or dentist of record and obtain a referral, if necessary, for continued treatment. Tidewater Physical Therapy will also work with insurance carriers to make sure services are covered by a patients plan.

Learn more about the Tidewater Performance Centers at

About Hampton Roads Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine:

Hampton Roads Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine (HROSM) is a leading provider of comprehensive orthopaedic care in Hampton Roads, providing a high-level of orthopaedic care and services to patients of all ages ranging from sports-related and emergency injuries to arthritic, congenital and degenerative conditions affecting the bones, joints, muscles, tendons, ligaments, and cartilage.

Services include, but are not limited to:

  • Visco Supplementation Injection Therapy
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Joint Replacements
  • Open Multi-Positional MRI
  • Worker’s Compensation

In addition to quality orthopaedic care, the HROSM facility provides on-site x-ray, physical therapy and open multi-positional MR Imaging.

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