Jeff Blanchard, DC, Golf Professional
Treating Common Golf Injuries (Part I)
In the United States, there are over 27 million men, women and children playing over 500 million rounds of golf every year. The medical research states that 50% of all who play golf become injured. Golf injuries are generally repetitive strains and sprains of the muscle, tendon and ligaments of the body secondary to: Poor golf-specific posture, Poor golf-specific flexibility and Poor swing mechanics.
For 10 years Dr. Jeff Blanchard competed on the world stage as a golf professional. If you are a healthcare provider, Dr. Blanchard can train you to become an expert in the diagnosis and treatment of golf injuries. He will teach you how to market your expertise with the PGA instructors working with hundreds of injured students at the golf courses near your office. You do not need to play golf to attend this seminar. You will be taught everything you need to know. If you want to become the “Golf Doctor” in your community, then welcome! We look forward to meeting you. This is part 1 of a 3 part certification.
Dr. Blanchard founded www.golfinjuryseminars.com to train health care professionals in the diagnosis and treatment protocols for golf injuries, fitness and conditioning. He has personally trained over 10,000 “golf doctors” to date. You do not need to play golf to attend this seminar. You will be taught everything you need to know to become proficient in treating spinal related problems associated with golfers in your practice. Learn the mechanism of golf related injuries with focus on new “cutting edge” spine specific treatment protocols to help your weekend golfers feel better and play better!
Austin McMillin, DC
Vertical Rehab: Effective, Efficient, and Highly Marketable “New School” Spine and Core Active Care/Rehab Approaches for the Busy Chiropractor
Dr. Austin McMillin provides unique perspectives into rehab and active care for the spine and musculoskeletal system, and delivers practical, research-based approaches for health care providers. His instruction draws on extensive training, independent research, expert case reviews, and 20 years of practical clinical experience in the field. He completed a 3-year post-doctorate program in functional rehab, and has spent thousands of hours investigating and applying emerging research to new protocol design. He has been regularly requested as an expert in spine injury cases, and maintains a full time clinical practice. As a director of an chiropractic rehab practice, he has a special interest in streamlined and reimbursable protocols, as has pioneered strategic upright stability and dynamic load approaches.
Dr. McMillin has been a requested lecturer/instructor for the American Board of Chiropractic Sports Physicians, American Back Society, ProSport Chiropractic, Southern California University of Health Sciences, Palmer College of Chiropractic West and Palmer University, Washington State Chiropractic Association, WSCA Sports Counsel, and Madigan Army Medical Facility. He has instructed new spine and axial active care protocols to multidisciplinary groups including chiropractic, physical therapy, OT, and PMR physiatry groups, and has helped care providers streamline new approaches into clinical practice across the country. His workshops maintain a focus on practical and easy integration of leading-edge low-tech approaches into clinical practice.
Dan McClure, DC, CCSP, CCEP
Advanced Extremity Adjusting
Dr. Dan McClure is a nationally and internationally renowned expert and lecturer on extremity injuries and manipulation. His extremity experience ranges over 25 years, including work with elite and Olympic-level athletes as well as “weekend warriors.” His state of the art techniques are constantly being refined, so you will learn time proven techniques as well as cutting edge techniques in the process of development. This level of commitment and experience, along with his passion for excellence in applying chiropractic extremity techniques is what makes him the best in his field.
Laney Nelson DC, ICSSD, DACBSP
The Diagnosis and Treatment of Lower Extremity Dysfunction (Ankle, Knee, Hip)
Dr. Laney Nelson has served as the team chiropractor for the Utah Grizzlies Hockey Team, the Salt Lake Stingers, and the Brigham Young University. He has worked with the 2002 Winter Olympics and the PRCA Wilderness Rodeo Circuit. Dr. Nelson has published in the field of manipulation under joint anesthesia and has been associated in two different hospital systems performing those procedures. He is currently the director for the BIOFREEZE Sports and Rehabilitation Center at Logan College of Chiropractic. Dr. Nelson has designed the department with two divisions which service the athletic and rehabilitative needs of the St. Louis area.
|Saturday, May 4th, 2013|
|Registration||7:30am – 8:00am|
|Dr. Jeff Blanchard||8:00am – Noon|
|Lunch||Noon – 1:00pm|
|Dr. Austin McMillin||1:00pm – 4:00pm|
|Sunday, May 5th, 2013|
|Registration||7:30am – 8:00am|
|Dr. Laney Nelson||8:00am – 11:00am|
|Lunch||11:00am – Noon|
|Dr. Dan McClure||Noon – 3:00pm|
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