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Chiropractic Doctor

Neurology 208c

Congenital Disorders of the Nervous System


Hour 1

  • Discuss the etiology of congenital conditions of the brain and spinal cord.
  • Recite statistics regarding incidence and prevalence of neural tube defects.

Hour 2

  • Describe common forms and categories of neural tube defects.
  • Recognize various forms of neural tube defects at birth, in infant life as well as on advanced imaging studies.

Hour 3

  • Identify defects of the cranial cervical junction including categorizing Chiari Malformation and discuss clinical significance and management of patients with Chiari Malformation I, II and III.
  • Utilize plain film radiometrics to identify multiple forms of cranial cervical junction deformities.

Hour 4

  • Discuss various congenital syndromes including Dandy-Walker Syndrome and Mobius Syndrome.
  • Compare and contrast different types of developmental defects such as hydrocephalus, crainiosynostosis, achondroplasia, microcrania, and others.

Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

AudioVisual Course
Diplomate Level;

$80.00 USD

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