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  • Lecture Series 2011

ACL Repairs & Rehabilitation

Lake Washington Physical Therapy is excited to have Dr. Christian Peterson in for a night of discussion and education of the ACL. Discussion will include mechanism of injury, placement/type of graft, rehabilitation, and prevention.

 

The lecture will run for approximately 45 minutes with time for questions and answers afterwards. All attendees will receive a $25.00 gift card towards running shoes carried at LWPT and Every Day Athlete. Don't forget to RSVP quickly as there is limited space available.

 

Education:
Ohio University/Doctors Hospital in Columbus, OH
Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kirksville, MO

 

Bio:
Dr. Christian M. Peterson is board-certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery and the National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners. He earned his medical degree from the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kirksville, MO and completed his residency at Ohio University/Doctors Hospital in Columbus, OH. He also completed fellowships in spine surgery at Ohio University and in sports medicine and arthroscopy at the Institute for Bone and Joint Disorders in Phoenix, AZ. Dr. Peterson belongs to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics, the American Osteopathic Association, the American Osteopathic Association of Sports Medicine, the Association of Professional Team Physicians, the Washington Osteopathic Medical Association, the Washington State Medical Association and the Washington State Orthopedic Association.

Dr. Peterson’s special interests include advanced arthroscopic procedures and sports medicine. He has been the assistant orthopaedic physician for the Seattle Mariners and a physician for the Unlimited Racing Commission. He is currently a team physician for Bishop Blanchet High School and Bellevue Community College, and a consulting physician for Seattle Pacific University. Outside of his medical practice he enjoys family activities, skiing, biking and water sports.

 

Practices:

The Sports Medicine Clinic


Memberships:
American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery

National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners

Washington State Medical Association

Washington State Orthopedic Association

 

For More Information on the Knee:

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The Knee

Post Card

 

Knee Anatomy

 

Knee

 


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