Our dedication to empowering our customers to achieve their goals and reach their fullest potential is unwavering.
ELvationUSA believes education is the key to optimal success of any business and encourages you to explore the many courses available.
A few of the facilities we've collaborated with are:
- North Carolina University Certified Companion Animal Rehabilitation Therapist Program
- CHI University - Canine Rehabilitation Certification Track
- Canine Rehabilitation Institute
- Curacore - Integrative Rehabilitation Course
- Healing Oasis Wellness Center - Veterinary Massage & Rehabilitation Therapy Program
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
We have teamed up with Veterinary Teaching Academy to offer a top-notch continuing education series.
You will find a range of RACE-approved Continuing Education (CE) courses designed to enhance your knowledge and skills in the field of veterinary shockwave therapy.
Shockwave Therapy Specific Courses
Our courses cover a variety of topics related to this cutting-edge treatment, including basic principles, clinical applications, and the latest research findings. Led by experienced instructors, our courses are designed to provide you with practical insights and hands-on experience, helping you to provide the best possible care to your patients. Whether you are a veterinarian, veterinary technician, or other animal health professional, our CE courses can help you stay up-to-date with the latest developments in veterinary shockwave therapy and advance your career in the field.
To begin your journey toward professional growth and development, simply click on any of the courses below. You will need to create an account with Veterinary Teaching Academy to earn your RACE CE credit.
The Technology of Shockwave - 1 CE
Heather Owen, DVM, MAV, CCRP, MT, CCFT
You'll receive a concise overview of shockwave therapy, including its history, technologies used to generate shockwaves, mechanism of action, and use in small animals. It also compares Piezowave and Laser Therapy, discussing their respective benefits and advantages.
Shockwave: Clinical Applications 1 CE
Heather Owen, DVM, MAV, CCRP, MT, CCFT
You'll learn about the treatment of orthopedic disorders plays an important role in small animal medicine. Shockwave Therapy is one of the few medical technologies which treats pain syndromes of the musculoskeletal system by repeatedly triggering the body’s own self-healing processes for soft tissue and bone as well as the endogenous production of lubricin in tendons and at tendon insertions.
Piezowave Shockwave for Elbow Osteoarthritis - 1 CE
Lisa Mason, DVM, CCRY, CVA, CVPP
Shockwave Therapy applications for Elbow Osteoarthritis with Dr. Lisa Mason, DVM, CCRT, CVA, CVPP
This course offers a comprehensive overview of the anatomical considerations, mechanisms of action, and scientific literature supporting this effective treatment. Led by Dr. Lisa Mason, DVM, CCRT, CVA, CVPP, you'll gain a deeper understanding of shockwave technology, with a particular focus on the Piezowave2 device and its piezoelectric technology. Through case studies and practical guidance, you'll learn how to use the PiezoWave 2 Vet system for optimal elbow treatments, including device positioning, suggested protocols, and more. Whether you're a veterinarian or a pet owner, this course is a valuable resource for anyone seeking to improve their understanding of shockwave therapy for elbow conditions.
Treatment of Iliopsoas Injuries - 1 CE
Debbie (Gross) Torraca, DPT, MSPT, CCRP, Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist Emeritus
This course is designed to provide you with multiple strategies and a basic understanding of the anatomy and function of the iliopsoas muscle. You'll learn about the role of soft tissue injury in lameness, common indicators and identification of iliopsoas injuries, and review several case studies on the treatment of these injuries.
The course also covers a multimodal approach to treatment, including a review of available treatment modalities proven to be effective in treating soft tissue injuries. Whether you're a veterinarian, animal health professional or a pet owner, this course is a valuable resource for anyone seeking to improve their knowledge of treating Iliopsoas injuries.
Understanding Myofascial Pain in Small Animals - 1 CE
Michele Broadhurst, DC, ICCRP, ICVA, FIAMA
This course offers a comprehensive overview of myofascial trigger points and their role in producing pain. Attendees will gain a better understanding of trigger point origins, physiological characteristics, and various approaches for diagnosis and treatment.
The course also reviews available manual treatment techniques and modalities proven to be effective in treating trigger points. Whether you're a healthcare professional or simply interested in learning more about myofascial trigger points, this course is a valuable resource for anyone seeking to improve their understanding and skills in this area.
Myofascial Pain: Mechanism to Management - 1 CE
Ronald Koh, DVM, MS, CVA, CVCH, CVFT, CCRP, CVMMP
This course is designed to enhance your knowledge of myofascial trigger points, including their origins, physiological characteristics, and role in pain production. You'll also learn about various approaches for diagnosis and treatment, including a review of available manual treatment techniques and modalities that have been proven effective in treating trigger points.