Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Ankle and Foot Region
Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Ankle and Foot Region

Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Ankle and Foot Region

by Tyler Cymet, DO, FACOFP, Sheldon C. Yao, DO

A high-yield review of the osteopathic diagnosis of the ankle and foot region

The human foot is a strong and complex mechanical structure for which osteopathic diagnostic skills are essential. This course gives you a high-yield overview of how to make observations, and explains how to perform ankle and foot palpation in the correct manner.

Arrive at the perfect medical diagnosis using various testing procedures together with world-class professor Sheldon C. Yao:

  • Anterior Drawer Test
  • Inversion Stress Test
  • Eversion Test

All information is passed on in an easy to understand, straightforward manner. Details are only used when applicable to osteopathic diagnosis. By the end of this course you will look back and be amazed about how much you learned about this area of the anatomy.

Course Details

  • Videos 3
  • Duration 0:30 h
  • Quiz questions 10
  • Articles 0


Your Educators of course Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Ankle and Foot Region

 Tyler Cymet, DO, FACOFP

Tyler Cymet, DO, FACOFP

Tyler C. Cymet, D.O., FACOFP is a physician in Baltimore, Maryland. He received his medical degree from Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine, served as an intern at Chicago Osteopathic Medical Center, and performed a Primary Care Internal Medicine residency at Yale University and did additional training at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore.
 Sheldon C. Yao, DO

Sheldon C. Yao, DO

Sheldon Yao received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine at NYIT's College of Osteopathic Medicine (NYITCOM) in 2002, where he is currently a full professor and serves as Chair of the Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (OMM) department. He completed his internship and family practice residency at Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip, N.Y., and afterwards completed a one-year fellowship in Neuromuscular Medicine-Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (NMM/OMM) at North Shore-LIJ Plainview Hospital (N.Y.). He is dual-board certified in family medicine/osteopathic manipulative treatment and NMM/OMM and was conferred fellowship in the American Academy of Osteopathy (FAAO) in 2019.
He actively participates in teaching medical students in the classroom and in clinical settings, which students have acknowledged through teaching awards since 2010. Yao is passionate about the osteopathic profession and stresses evidence-based medicine when teaching his students.

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