Mastering Lower Limb Tendinopathy

Course: Lower Limb Tendinopathy Masterclass with Dr Peter Malliaras

This course is appropriate for qualified physiotherapists and other suitably qualified/experienced health professionals*

Delivered by Peter Malliaras, physio PhD and tendinopathy clinician-scientist.

Peter has a respected international clinical and research profile, and is consulted by many people for a second opinion regarding their tendon injuries, including elite athletes and performers (eg football, rugby, ballet, and tennis). He works as an Associate Professor at Monash University, focusing on tendinopathy research, and sees more than 20 tendinopathy patients in clinic each week.


This course provides an up-to-date research and clinical perspective and a complete walk through assessment, kinetic chain and biomechanics considerations and rehabilitation of common tendinopathies. Achilles, plantar fascia, tibialis posterior, patellar, proximal hamstring and gluteal tendinopaties will be covered in detail.


Whether you are a new graduate or very experienced clinician, you will come away with many answers to your questions as well as clinical gems to take away.

Presenter: Dr Peter Malliaras, PhD

 15-16 June 2018

Day 1: 5.00 pm - 8.30 pm
Day 2: 9.00 am - 4.30 pm

Registrations close 3 June 2018

1.5 hours online videos - 3 short videos to watch prior to the course commencement.

Learning Outcomes
  • How diagnosis and assessment influence management eg pain irritability and cognitive emotional factors
  • When is pathology important and imaging indications
  • Biomechanics and kinetic chain assessments and considerations
  • Comprehensive rehabilitation strategies for common lower limb tendinopathies
  • Top tips for maximizing adherence, patient education and buy-in
  • Detailed return to sport progressions for sedentary people, runners, jumpers, multidirection sport, etc
  • Management of athletes inseason and maintenance programs
  • When to use adjunct conservative interventions (e.g. orthotics, manual therapy) and injections in different tendinopathy presentation
  • What you really need to know about tendinopathy pain and pathology


*If unsure of your suitability, please email


You could save $55 on this and other courses by joining an APA national group

15/06/2018 - 16/06/2018
John Hunter Hospital
Room TBA
Lookout Road
Newcastle, NSW 2305


Friday, 15 June 2018

SPA Group/Rural $499 APA Member $554 Non-Member $831
15/06/2018 5:00 PM - 16/06/2018 4:30 PM
15/06/2018 5:00 PM

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