2 Rehab Keys. Capacity & Skill.

Capacity and skill are crucial components when rehabbing any injury. Capacity entails flexibility, endurance and strength. Ensuring proper capacity with any activity and proper skill can make all the difference. We discuss more in a recent blog called “One common myth that will keep you in pain.”

3 Keys to Less Back Pain In Your Golf Swing

Over the last few months I have been working with wounded warriors on their golf swing through a program called Links to Freedom. Words can’t express how cool of an opportunity this was. I look forward to getting back out there in the Spring of 2018. Many of the participants complained of back pain when […]

Latissimus Dorsi Mobility and Strength Fix (Backswing)

Getting into a good back swing position requires good hip mobility and trunk mobility. Often overlooked is mobility through the latissimus dorsi muscle. This goliath of a muscle on your back that attaches to the arm could be preventing you from getting a full back swing. As your lead arm starts to raise in the […]

I’m In Pain: See Physical Therapy OR An Orthopedic Surgeon First?

Assuming this wasn’t a traumatic injury that warrants immediate medical attention I usually advise… PHYSICAL THERAPY. Yes, yes, I am physical therapist. Hear me out. Here is why… 1. Ortho physicians usually wants to see that you tried a course of PT before considering medications, injections or surgery. 2. Insurance companies usually won’t allow MRI […]

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