Prince of Wales Private Hospital works in partnership with the Central and Eastern Sydney Primary Health Network (CESPHN) to provide quality CPD education for our local GPs. Our events will be delivered as webinars for the foreseeable future for your safety and greater convenience.
All webinars will be accredited by the Royal Australian College of GPs (RACGP). Please register your attendance via the CESPHN website, using the links provided below.
Recordings of our previous CPD webinars are available in the online education library below.
Wednesday, 23 June | The GP and the Orthopod
A session to support GPs to diagnose and manage very common shoulder, knee and paediatric orthopaedic problems in patients.
- Dr Doron Sher, Orthopaedic Surgeon
Managing rotator cuff pathology: When to refer, repair and replace
- Dr Michael Solomon, Orthopaedic Surgeon
The arthritic knee and unicompartmental knee replacement
- Dr Samya Lakis, Orthopaedic Surgeon
Paediatric orthopaedics: Normal, variance and when to refer
Wednesday, 7 July | Chronic Pain
Over 3 million Australians experienced chronic pain in 2020. Nearly half of them also lived with poor mental health. This session looks at two prevalent presentations of chronic pain, and the treatment alternatives to medication, providing GPs with specialist insight to implement in their practice.
- Dr Jason Chow - Obstetrician, Gynaecologist & Pain Specialist
- Dr Sachin Shetty - Interventional Pain Specialist
Non-pharmacological pain treatments
- Dr Ron Granot - Neurologist
Wednesday, 4 August | Managing neurological pain in general practice
Patient presentations of neurological pain can indicate a myriad of conditions, some of which require urgent medical attention. In this update, our specialists consider the red flags associated with cervical and cranial pain symptoms, as well as the process and benefits of neurological rehabilitation.
- Dr Peter Wilson - Neurosurgeon
- Dr Raj Reddy - Neurosurgeon
- Dr Pooja Arora - Rehabilitation and Spinal Medicine
Wednesday, 6 October | Examine the orthopaedic patient
An interactive, face-to-face workshop to discuss the examination, diagnosis and management of patients that present with a hip, knee or ankle complaint. The hands-on event will explore the signs and symptoms of fractures, joint pain and other orthopaedic presentations in the primary care setting.
- Dr Michael Solomon - Orthopaedic Surgeon
Approaches to the hip
- Dr David Broe - Orthopaedic Surgeon
The degenerative knee
- Dr Jeff Ling - Orthopaedic Surgeon
Ankle ligament tears