MMT IV: Lumbar Spine & Hip – 16 hrs
MEDICAL MASSAGE THERAPY IV
Lumbar Spine & Hip Pain & Dysfunction
Beginning with a review of functional anatomy, you will learn systematic treatment protocols for every major soft tissue condition in the lower back and hip. You will learn orthopedic assessment skills, trigger point techniques to eliminate referred pain and myofascial techniques to effectively treat conditions including:
Nerve Root Irritation
Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
Lumbar Disc Pathology/Herniated Nucleus Pulposus
Mechanical Low Back Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Course instruction will include lecture, demonstration and extensive hands-on practice.
Rehabilitation exercises and practical hydrotherapy will be suggested for all conditions treated.
Join David Morin for two exciting days of advanced clinical training in massage therapy. Learn techniques that will bring your clients out of pain, even if you think you’ve tried everything. David’s career spans thirty years of working on the cutting edge of Clinical Massage Therapy and Sports Injury Rehabilitation including two Olympic Games (1996 & 2000).
Drawing on his experience, in 2001 David developed this series of five courses in Medical Massage Therapy to teach massage therapists how to go beyond the routine and get excellent results.
If you work with clients in pain, don’t miss this insightful two-day workshop in the manual treatment of musculoskeletal injuries.