Golf

 

Tiger. Back Pain. Golf. Responsibility.

Post by Brian Yee PT, DPT, MPhty, OCS, FAAOMPT Dr. Kharim Khan composed a blog on his response to Tiger Woods’ recent back pain episodes. He gives an explanation of the diagnosis and a discussion about health practitioners responsibility of educating patients on proper evidence based information. I could not write my thoughts better than his, so please read his blog. I would love to hear feedback both from patient’s perspectives as well as health practitioners. Click HERE for the blog. _________________________ Medical Disclaimer: Motion Stability has created and compiled the content on its websites for your information and use. This information is not intended to replace or modify the medical advice of your doctor or health care provider. Please consult your…

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Play Golf? Avoid Lower Back Pain With These Stretches.

Brian Yee PT, MPhty, OCS, FAAOMPT There are numerous studies that have come out recently that show the loss of lead leg internal rotation of the hip in the golf swing has a high prevelance of low back pain in golfers. This is due to the lead leg in the golf swing acting as your swivel / finishing point in the swing. With limitations in the hip, the back has to work harder to finsh the swing.  You should work on the foam roll to loosen the lead leg hip musculature, knee to chest and pirformis stretches can also help. Standard back stretches can help alleviate your back after golf, but consider the causitive reasons why your back is hurting…

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Harris English wins the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Invitational!

We would like to congratulate Harris English for winning the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Invitational. Still classified as an amateur golfer, Harris was able to take on some of the countries best golfers and win! Harris congratulations on finishing the University of Georgia’s program, we wish you all the best in your future and bright career! _________________________ Medical Disclaimer: Motion Stability has created and compiled the content on its websites for your information and use. This information is not intended to replace or modify the medical advice of your doctor or health care provider. Please consult your health care provider for advice about a specific medical condition. Please remember that the information and content, in the absence of a visit with…

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Heath Slocum wins again!

Congratulations Heath for winning the McGladrey Classic in Sea Island this year! If you know Heath, he is humble in spirit, and simply plays out of passion of playing. We have had the opportunity to get to know Heath over the past couple years, its been an honor to work with him! Take a look at his press interview after his win! http://www.pgatour.com/2010/tournaments/r493/10/10/slocum-transcript/index.html _________________________ Medical Disclaimer: Motion Stability has created and compiled the content on its websites for your information and use. This information is not intended to replace or modify the medical advice of your doctor or health care provider. Please consult your health care provider for advice about a specific medical condition. Please remember that the information and…

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Congratulations to Matt Kuchar for a great 2010!

Motion Stability, LLC Congratulations Matt Kuchar for a stellar year on the PGA Tour! We have had the opportunity to work with Matt over the past few years. It has been an honor to see him do so well! Take a look at this link from the PGA Tour website. http://www.pgatour.com/2010/r/11/14/kuchar-awards/index.html _________________________ Medical Disclaimer: Motion Stability has created and compiled the content on its websites for your information and use. This information is not intended to replace or modify the medical advice of your doctor or health care provider. Please consult your health care provider for advice about a specific medical condition. Please remember that the information and content, in the absence of a visit with a health care professional,…

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Kuchar Wins!!!

Congratulations to Matt Kuchar for winning the Turning Stone Resort Championship on the PGA Tour last weekend! Matt and I have had the opportunity to work together. It has been a blessing to see him do so well this year. His perserverance and skill, while still keeping his happy-go-lucky life style is amazing! Congrats Kuch! _________________________ Medical Disclaimer: Motion Stability has created and compiled the content on its websites for your information and use. This information is not intended to replace or modify the medical advice of your doctor or health care provider. Please consult your health care provider for advice about a specific medical condition. Please remember that the information and content, in the absence of a visit with…

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Congratulations Heath Slocum!!!!!

We would like to wish Heath Slocum congratulations on winning the Barclays Championship today! Being the 124th ranked player, to win the first FedEx Cup Playoff, and now ranked the 3rd player is absolutely amazing! Please take a look at the video! _________________________ Medical Disclaimer: Motion Stability has created and compiled the content on its websites for your information and use. This information is not intended to replace or modify the medical advice of your doctor or health care provider. Please consult your health care provider for advice about a specific medical condition. Please remember that the information and content, in the absence of a visit with a health care professional, must be considered as an informational/educational service only and…

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