External AFO's : Benefits for the Podiatric Patient
This FREE course is made possible by an unrestricted educational Grant from Tayco Brace Company.
Prior to the start of the education program there will be a brief presentation from the Tayco Brace Company
Speaker : Paul Kesselman, DPM , DABFAS
Dr. Kesseleman is a consultant for the TayCo Brace Corporation
Dr Kessleman is a retired board -certified podiatrist who has been providing consulting services for medical manufacturers for well over 30 years. He also has vast
expertise in providing consulting and peer review services to insurance companies.
He has served on the APMA Health Policy Committee and served as the DME Workgroup chair for many years.
He is a member of the Medicare Jurisdictional council for all four DME MAC and serves as a member of the NSC subcommittee
At the end of the educational program, the learner will be able to:
1. Discuss the difference between internal and external AFOs
2. Understand the indications for use of external AFOs.
3. Properly document and code the use of AFOs
No refunds are available for online courses
The information contained in this presentation does not establish a standard of care, nor does it constitute legal advice.
The information is for general informational purposes only and is prepared from a perspective to aid in understanding the pathology.
In accordance with the Council on Podiatric Medical Education's Standards and Requirements for Approval of Providers of Continuing Education in Podiatric Medicine, any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests of faculty, planning committee, or any others who have influence over the content of this educational activity must be disclosed to program participants. There are no conflicts of interest to disclose for this program
Commercial Interests: Dr. Kesseleman is a consultant for the TayCo Brace Corporation