Byron Perkins, DO – Introduction to the Fascial Distortion Method & OMT Practicum
Courses Content :
The Fascial Distortion Model (FDM) as a diagnostic and therapy technique will be introduced in this presentation, as will the six major forms of Fascial Distortions. Recognize the Fascial Distortion Model (FDM) as a diagnostic and therapy paradigm, describe the FDM’s nomenclature and vocabulary, and identify the six major categories of Fascial Distortions.
Dr. Bailey declares that he has no relevant financial ties with any entity that manufactures, markets, resells, or distributes health care items or services consumed by or used on patients in relation to the content of this presentation.
The Montana Osteopathic Association (MOA) developed and administered this curriculum, which was accredited by the Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (MAOPS).
The American Osteopathic Association has accredited the Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. This program is designated for a maximum of 1.0 AOA Category 1-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity.
Byron Perkins, DO, is an Osteopathic Family Medicine physician at Anchorage’s Cornerstone Clinic. He went to the University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City, Missouri, for medical school, and then to Doctor’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, for residency. Dr. Perkins’ clinical practice has mostly entailed Osteopathic Manipulation using the Fascial Distortion Method for the past 13 years, and he is a founding member of the Fascia Research Society, as well as sitting on the Board of Directors of the American Fascial Distortion Model Association. His present practice focuses on Primary Care, Mental Health & Wellness, Musculoskeletal Injuries, and Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment. He is board qualified in Osteopathic Family Medicine.
Dr. Perkins declares that he has no actual or prospective conflicts of interest in this program or his presentation.