IART Web Connections - Webinar Series

Web Connections is a new series hosted by IART and open to both members and non-members at no cost. These educational webinars are provided to physicians, to educate on and discuss issues relevant to our association and specialty. These webinars are recorded and will be available for viewing approximately one week after the webinar.

Upcoming Web Connections

September 21, 2021: Dr. Steve Sampson
November 16, 2021: Dr. I├▒igo Orradre


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Steven Sampson D.O. is an internationally recognized pioneer in orthopedic regenerative medicine. Dr Sampson is a Diplomate of the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. Dr Sampson founded the Orthohealing Center, a premier medical clinic in Los Angeles, California specializing in non-surgical orthopedic and cell-based medicine.

Dr Sampson established the Orthobiologic Institute (TOBI) annual international symposium with cadaver labs featuring foremost experts and leading industry in tendon, cartilage, and spine disease. Dr Sampson also created TOBI Networks, promoting online education, standardization, data collection, and physician mentorship.

Dr Sampson is a founder of the American College of Regenerative Medicine and a Board Member of the Arthritis Foundation. He has authored over 35 peer reviewed research articles and textbook chapters in regenerative medicine. Dr Sampson has been a speaker at over 40 lectures including the United Nations in Geneva, United States Congress on Capitol Hill, and Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. Dr Sampson’s work is dedicated to promoting an ethical, scientific, and data driven approach with global collaboration to advance the field of regenerative medicine for orthopedic conditions.


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This talk will review the literature  and techniques associated with  US guided dextrose hydrodissection of common disorders such as carpal tunnel syndrome, ulnar neuropathy at the elbow, meralgia paresthetica, foot drop (fibular neuropathy at the knee), greater occipital nerve,  as well as briefly touch upon the use of dextrose injections in the treatment of migraines. 


Robert A Schulman, MD is a specialist in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He studied medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin, and completed his residence in PMR at Weill College Medical College/The New York Hospital Medical Center. He is a senior Preceptor with the Helms Medical Acupuncture course, and has served as a clinic instructor with the Hacket Hemwall Patterson Foundation service learning missions to Honduras. Dr. Schulman is board certified in PMR, Pain Medicine (ABPMR), Medical Acupuncture (ABMA) and Integrative Medicine (ABPS). He is a Registered Herbalist with the American Herbalist Guild, and the current President of the Sonoma County Medical Association. He currently maintains a solo private practice in Sonoma County, CA where he lives with his husband Jay, his little dog Pickles, and two baby mini-goats Bruce and Snowflake. 


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This webinar was held Tuesday, May 18, 2021

This webinar will feature such topics as practice management, staffing and equipment considerations, billing and coding, communication and marketing.


David Wang, DO graduated from The West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine, and completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Harvard Medical School/Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, where he served as Chief Resident. He is a founding partner of Regenerative Orthopedics and Sports Medicine based in Washington, DC, and specializes in diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound, prolotherapy, platelet-rich plasma, and lipoaspirate regenerative therapies. Dr. Wang has been actively teaching nationally and internationally since 2008, including over 20 prolotherapy training service trips in Honduras, Mexico and Greece.


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This webinar was held Tuesday, March 15, 2021

 Prolo Topics

PIT/ NPT Topics (practical workshop)

Injection sites and the neuro anatomy walk-through mapping 

    • Morton’s Neuroma 
    • Post lateral corner (knee)
    • Patella laterizzation 
    • Frozen Shoulder 
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome 
    • Differential Diagnosis of Sciatica
    • Restless Legs
    • Post surgical knee pain
    • Morton Neuroma
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Occipitale Neuralgia
    • Pronator syndrome 


Dr. Stephen Cavallino MD was born in New York, USA, and graduated medical school 1989 at the University of Bologna Medical School, Italy. He was Board Certified in Emergency Medicine in Reggio Emilia, Italy, and currently serves as the Director and Founder of the European School of Prolotherapy. Dr. Cavallino volunteers for the HHPF, and is a Senior Clinical Instructor in Prolotherapy and Neural Prolotherapy, and an International Clinical Instructor in Regenerative Medicine.


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This webinar was held November 17, 2020

Get a foolproof blueprint to overcome the Google ban, boost patient awareness, and grow a thriving regenerative medicine practice.

About Doctor.com: Doctor.com, a Press Ganey solution, empowers healthcare organizations to deliver a better customer experience at every step of the patient journey. As the universal source of truth and system of record for managing consumer-facing provider data across the industry, Doctor.com provides the critical infrastructure and integrations necessary to enable modern digital experiences for patients. Doctor.com clients benefit from best-in-class provider data, turnkey physician-to-patient engagement, and seamless integrations with the most prominent healthcare directories, search engines, social media platforms, and EHR/PM systems. As a result, thousands of clients, including leading brands in the life sciences industry, 200+ leading hospitals and health systems, and 30,000+ private practices, have been empowered by Doctor.com to enhance their digital presence and credibility, increase patient trust, and grow their business.


  Kelsey Johnson
Client Success Manager
  Jessica Nikci
General Manager of Emerging Markets


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This webinar was held September 15, 2020

Webinar Resources:

About this Webinar: Peptides are signaling molecules and are part of the new frontier of precision health. There are over 7,000 known naturally-occurring peptides.  Over 500 of these have therapeutic uses and over 60 of them are FDA approved. Some of them are showing good musculoskeletal and regenerative effects. Dr. Baumgartner will share with us how some of these peptides can help with regeneration and overall health. 


Joel Baumgartner, MD is a board-certified physician with a specialized fellowship in non-surgical orthopedics and sports medicine. He earned his medical degree from the University of North Dakota School of Medicine, and completed his family practice residency at the University of North Dakota. Dr. Baumgartner completed his advanced training in sports medicine with a fellowship in primary care sports medicine at Hennepin County Medical Center. He utilizes the latest in diagnostic and treatment technology to better treat musculoskeletal injury and pain. As an international speaker, he instructs both physicians and those in the medical industry on pain evaluation, diagnosis and the latest treatment options. Dr. Baumgartner has authored two books on Prolotherapy and PRP technique, He is also a contributing author on the subject of pain management for a variety of other popular publications.


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This webinar was held July 28, 2020

About this Webinar: Many offices are dealing with the complexities and unknowns of practicing during the COVID pandemic.  Considerations range from developing new workplace policies, acquiring PPE, modifying patients schedules and new safety procedures.  This session will be moderated by Dr Annette Zaharoff (IART) and features a panel of IART members sharing their recent experience. This program will include a brief presentation by the panel, followed by Q&A with event participants. 



Brian Ralston, MD
HHPF President
Loyola Medicine, MacNeil Hospital
Chicago, Illinois

Assistant Professor of OMM
Campbell University School of Osteopathic Medicine 
Lillington, North Carolina

Jose Barreto, MD, PT
IART Communications Committee Chair
Owner, Regenomics
Orlando, Florida

Dr. Annette Zaharoff, president of IART’s Board of Directors, moderated this first discussion, which included panelists Dr. Brian Ralston, Dr. Greg Hon, and Dr. Jose Barreto.

During the webinar titled "Managing Your Office and Clinical Practice During COVID Webinar", the panelists shared their experiences, adjustments and lessons learned from the COVID pandemic. Dr. Hon shared how he is adjusting in his day to day activities considering that his wife is also a physician and they have a 1-year old toddler. Dr. Ralston explained how he had to modify his prolotherapy practice during this time. Dr. Barreto shared his experience of how the pandemic altered his plans as he just recently opened a new practice.

We also learned how these physicians are implementing new protocols in their practices, including the use of telehealth to continue to provide care for their patients. One of the attendees, Dr. Eric Phillippi from Wisconsin, shared how the different financial aids for small business have been key to keep his practice going. And finally, we discussed how to make your practice be more resilient in the event of a future situation like the COVID-19.

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