Current Concepts in the Treatment and Recognition of Femoroacetabular Impingement (FAI) (on-demand webinar)

Course Description

This on-demand webinar is intended to provide an overview of FAI, clinical testing and presentation, differential diagnoses, medical testing algorithms, hip arthroscopy for impingement and labral pathology and postoperative rehabilitation guidelines.


Course Objectives

At the end of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Recognize signs and symptoms of FAI and/or labral tears
  • Perform relevant clinical tests
  • Design effective nonsurgical and post-op rehab plans
  • Possess a sound understanding of hip arthroscopy indications and procedures to address this pathology.

Prerequisites - None

Instructional Level - Intermediate

Instructor - Brian Schiff, PT, OCS, CSCS

Brian Schiff is a licensed physical therapist, strength coach, author, industry speaker and business owner. He graduated from The Ohio State University in 1996 with a Bachelor's of Science degree in Allied Health Professions (Physical Therapy). He became a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength & Conditioning Association in 1998. Brian has worked in outpatient sports medicine clinics for the past 15 years. He specializes in treating general orthopedics and sports medicine cases, specifically the shoulder, knee and ankle. Brian is currently the supervisor at the Athletic Performance Center in Raleigh, NC. The APC is a 20,000 square foot multi disciplinary facility that focuses on sports therapy and sports performance training. He currently focuses on sports rehab and injury prevention, while overseeing the staff at the APC. From 2002 to 2006, Brian served as the strength & conditioning coach for The Columbus Crew Major League Soccer Team. Brian has produced DVDs on ACL injury prevention, knee arthritis and knee training for runners. In addition, he has authored books on rotator cuff injuries, the treatment of frozen shoulders and shoulder injury recovery integrated with golf specific fitness. Currently. he writes a bi-weekly online column entitled Functionally Fit for PFP Magazine and serves as a monthly columnist for Endurance Magazine.


  • Satisfactory completion of this course will require the participant to pass a 10 question post test with a score of 70% or better.





Meets Requirements of: AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, DC, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, MD, MI, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WI, WY
Contact Hours: 2