Podiatry Institute Pacific Coast Conference Day 2

Dr. Hoy attended The Podiatry Institute’s Pacific Coast Conference which took place August 3-6 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Portland, Oregon.  The following are topics of the continuing education lectures he attended on August 4:

  • Overlapping 5th toe
  • Plantar incision for neuroma excision
  • Digital mucoid cysts
  • Open excision of plantar heel spur, nerve decompression, fascia repair
  • Weil osteotomy
  • Algorithm of hallux valgus surgery
  • Stage 0 Charcot
  • Ultrasound of soft tissue masses and foreign bodies of the foot
  • Unique revision of first MTPJ fusion
  • DVT prophylaxis in foot and ankle surgery
  • Designing the perfect orthosis to treat plantar heel pain
  • Oral corticosteroids in podiatric medicine
  • Podiatric dermatology essentials workshop
  • Brostrum with augmentation
  • Autogenous bone graft harvesting options in the foot and ankle
  • Fifth metatarsal fractures
  • Lauge Hansen
  • Lisfranc Injuries
  • Diabetic ankle fractures