AAFAS Presents Dr. Richard Jacoby, author of "Sugar Crush" January 7-9th in New Orleans

Dr Jacoby, of Scottsdale Arizona, is the past president of the Association of Extremity Nerve Surgeons and the Arizona Podiatry Association and is highly experienced in the diagnosis and treatment of peripheral neuropathy using the Lee Dellon decompression techniques. He will discuss the biochemistry of carbohydrate induced inflammation and how it contributes to neuropathy. He will also teach treatment of lower extremity neuropathy and heel pain using conservative techniques, injection therapies as well as minimally invasive nerve decompression in the cadaver lab.

"Dr. Jacoby has the uncanny ability to recognize relationships in seemingly unrelated fields.... Now, he ushers us into a new paradigm by "connecting the dots" for the treatment of neuropathy. "(Dr. Robert G Parker, DPM, FACFAS, FASPS, PA, Fellow of the Association of Extremities Nerve Surgeons).

Dr. Jacoby will be joined by an international group of highly experienced minimally invasive podiatric and orthopedic surgeons who will take you step-by-step through treatments for bunions, hammertoes, plantarflexed metatarsals. heel pain, arthritic joints, bone spurs, tarsal tunnel problems and other simple and complex foot and ankle deformities and other simple and complex foot and ankle deformities. 

The conference features a cadaver lab, so attendance is limited to 60 doctors. 

As always, please bring x-rays of your difficult cases. 
Members of the Academy will be happy to discuss them with you.

Sheldon Nadal DPM
Vice President, AAFAS

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