Educational Services 

Innovative Workshops and Lectures 

For Dancers, Dance Educators and Healthcare Professionals 

As a former ballet dancer for over 25 years, Dr. Bluestein truly understands the dancer's passion for dance as well as the physical and mental demands that accompany this challenging art form. 


Dr. Bluestein specializes in hypermobility disorders (extreme flexibility) which are more prevalent in dancers.  These complex conditions can influence the frequency and severity of injuries as well as have an impact on almost every system in the body.

Innovative Workshops and Lectures

Two hour, half-day or full day options. Below is a list of potential topics, and workshops can be customized to meet individual needs.

Topics For Medical Professionals

  • Clinical presentation and prevalence of hypermobility disorders 

  • Injury risk mitigation

  • Dysautonomia

  • Mast Cell Activation Syndrome

  • Integrative approaches to chronic pain 

  • Mental health considerations

Topics For Patients & Caregivers

  • Improving quality of life for individuals with hypermobility disorders and chronic pain 

  • Dysautonomia 

  • Mast Cell Activation Syndrome 

  • Optimizing mental health when you are in pain 

  • Nutrition 

  • Reducing chronic inflammation

Topics For Dancers

  • Acute, subacute and persistent pain in the dancer 

  • Minimizing risk of injury and improving career longevity

  • Safely maximize flexibility 

  • Mental health challenges in dance 

  • Nutrition in the dancer

  • Methods to achieve and maintain peak performance

The Hypermobility MD has provided educational programming for many organizations, including: 

Milwaukee Ballet

Milwaukee, WI

Cal State Long Beach

Long Beach, CA

Boulder Ballet

Boulder, CO

Lauridsen Ballet Centre

Torrance, CA

Royal Academy of Dance

Milwaukee, WI

Wausau Academy of Dance

Wausau, WI

Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts

Winona, MN

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